On 18 February 2013, Mr Haydar Albarrak, Ambassador of Iraq to Azerbaijan accompanied by Mr. Rahman Haffar, First Secretary and Mr Jasim Ahmed, Political Affairs Officer paid an official visit to ANAMA HQs. The delegation was received by Mr. Nazim Ismayilov the Director of ANAMA.
During the familiarization meeting the two parties exchanged information about the humanitarian cause of landmines in both countries and the scope of the problem. On its turn ANAMA demonstrated a documentary movie about its capacities and the current activities. After the familiarization the Iraq delegation was given a floor for further discussion about future cooperation between two countries in this particular sphere. As a result of the discussions and in order to get more concrete outcomes it was suggested by Mr. Nazim Ismayilov to host a delegation from Iraq Mine Action Authorities and related ministries to visit Azerbaijan and get familiarized with ANAMA activities and ongoing operations as well as regional bases.