A new intersection bridge was opened in al-Muthanna province on Thursday at a total cost of seven billion Iraqi dinars.
“The project is strategic,” Ibrahim al-Mayiali, the governor of Muthanna, said in a speech during the inaugural ceremonies.
He said that other projects will be opened in Muthanna soon.
Samawa, the capital city of Muthanna province, lies 280 km south of Baghdad.
(Aswat Al Iraq)