By John Lee.
The Iraqi Ministry of Transport has that the ferry between Al-Ashar Quay on the banks of the Shatt al-Arab in Basra and the Iranian port of Khorramshahr has resumed after a three-year suspension.
Forty-six passengers travelled on the first service on Saturday.
The Director of the General Company for Maritime Transport, Abdul Karim Al-Jabri, that the company owns modern boats and is dedicated to the success of the service.
(Source: Ministry of Transport)