The two countries are hoping to improve bilateral ties following a period of strained relations.

Turkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim addresses the media in Ankara, Turkey, June 27, 2016. REUTERS/Umit Bektas Turkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim addresses the media in Ankara, Turkey, June 27, 2016.
Turkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim addresses the media in Ankara, Turkey, June 27, 2016. REUTERS/Umit Bektas Turkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim addresses the media in Ankara, Turkey, June 27, 2016.

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildrim will arrive in Iraq on Saturday to meet his Iraqi counterpart Haidar Al Abadi.

The two countries are hoping to improve bilateral ties following a period of strained relations.

TRT World's Alican Ayanlar reports from Baghdad.

Source: TRTWorld and agencies