By John Lee.
Aswat Al Iraq reports that Iraq's Minister of Reconstruction and Housing, Tariq al-Khikani], has inaugurated two road projects in Najaf and laid the cornerstone for another two.
The first road project is 26 km long, with a cost of 2.73 billion Iraqi dinars; the second is 27.15 km at a cost of 10.3 billion Iraqi dinars.
Cornerstones were also laid for the second phase of a 50-km pilgrimage road at a cost of 30.8 billion Iraqi dinars, while the second road was for the other side of Najaf-Karbala with a length of 27 km and a cost of 3.6 billion Iraqi dinars.
(Source: Aswat Al Iraq)