Xi said China supports Iraq's efforts in protecting its national
independence and sovereignty. He said China is willing to deepen
cooperation at different levels in all fields, including security.
President Xi said China will strengthen strategic coordination with
Iraq under the framework of the "One Belt, One Road" initiative, and
help with Iraq's reconstruction in key areas such as energy, power,
telecommunication and infrastructure.
He also said China encourages its enterprises to join in and invest
in large projects in Iraq. The Chinese President said China will closely
work with Iraq in regional peace and stability. Abadi welcomed the
commitments by Xi Jinping, and said his visit aims to enhance ties with
China. He added that Iraq welcomes Chinese investment.