Iran seeks help from Iraq

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is seeking to boost economic links with Iraq to defy US Sanctions.  Iraq is a key battleground for rising tensions between Iran and the United States in the Middle East. Iraq which shares a 900 - mile border with Iran relies on it for electricity & military assistance for its battle against Islamic State of militants.  After China, Iraq is Iran's second-biggest trading partner, with $12 billion (€10.7 billion) — a number the countries are seeking to increase to $20 billion — in bilateral trade a year....

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