BAGHDAD / NINA / Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi discussed on Tuesday with a delegation from the American Congress the matter of arming and training the Iraqi security forces.
The Defense Ministry said in a press statement that al-Obeidi met today with a delegation from the American Congress headed Derl Eysa
The statement added that they ” discussed, in the meeting , the overall security situation taking place in Iraq and the region and the support of the Congress to the requests of the Ministry of Defense in the field of arming and training Iraqi security forces.
The meeting was attended by Chief of Army Staff Lt Gen. Babacar Zebari and the Secretary General Lt. Gen. Ibrahim Mohamed. / End