Abadi to Dempsey: The victories achieved by the Iraqi forces are part of a strategic plan for the liberation of all the occupied lands
BAGHDAD / NINA / Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Saturday that the victories achieved by the Iraqi forces are part of a strategic plan to liberate the entire territory, and we’re going to achieve this goal.
A statement by his office said al-Abadi received Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey, and during the meeting, they reviewed developments and progress made by Iraqi forces in the fight against the IS organization.
For his part, Gen. Dempsey congratulated the Iraqi government and people for the recent victories, stressing his country’s commitment to support Iraq and its armed forces in the field of providing air cover and arming and training the Iraqi forces.
Dempsey praised the military reform steps. / End