President of University of Baghdad, Prof. Dr. Alaa Abdul Hussein Abdul Rasool received at his office the Italian ambassador in Baghdad, Mr. Silvatura Pasquino and his accompanying delegation. During their meeting, Prof. Dr. Alaa Abdul Hussein Abdul Rasool, Rector of University of Baghdad expressed his wishes to open up prospects for cooperation with the Italian side in various scientific fields and for his part the Italian ambassador stated his readiness to support the educational process at our university, stressing the need to expand the cultural and scientific relations between the two sides. It is worth mentioned that this meeting was attended by the Rector Associate for scientific affairs, Assist. Prof. Dr. Osama Fadel Abdul Latif and dean of the college of languages, Assist. Prof. Dr. May Istaivan Rizqallah, as well as the director of the department of missions and cultural relations, Assist. Prof. Dr. Iyad Kazim Zghair.