US President Barack Obama will visit the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on April 21, the White House announced on Wednesday, Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) reported today.
While there, he will participate in a summit with leaders from the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, including Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, the announcement said.
“Hosted by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, the gathering will be an opportunity for leaders to review progress in strengthening US-GCC security cooperation since the productive Camp David Summit hosted by President Obama in May 2015,” the statement said.
It will also provide an opportunity for leaders to discuss additional steps to intensify pressure on Daesh, address regional conflicts, and de-escalate regional and sectarian tensions, it said.
Obama will then travel to Britain, where he will be received in London by Queen Elizabeth II at Windsor Palace for a private lunch, the statement said. He also will be hosted by Prime Minister David Cameron at Number 10 Downing Street for a bilateral meeting and joint press conference, it said.
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Links Centre for Research and Strategic Studies revealed the visit of US Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday to Baghdad in an attempt to increase US pressure on the political blocs to pass the cabin cabinet announced by Prime Minister Haider al – Abadi Thursday momentum.
According to the revelations links the center of the Kerry talks with Iraqi politicians will be aimed at the success of the formation of the new technocratic government, pointing out that the US administration and through its minister will exercise diplomatic and military pressure on the political process partners in Iraq in order to expedite the formation of the government anticipated ahead of the GCC summit in Saudi Arabia end this month and which is due to President Barack Obama , who will aim to request the Gulf aid to Iraq to overcome the financial crisis participates.
Also pointed out that Obama ‘s position apologize for any request for assistance to Iraq in the coming GCC summit if it does not fit the political situation and form a government of technocrats as soon as possible
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Mr. Prime Minister , Dr. Haider al – Abadi met in his office on Thursday , Prime Muttahidoon Mr. Osama al.
During the meeting , they discussed the political and security situation and thevictories achieved on terror Daash and edit Mosul gangs. It
was stressed the importance of supporting curriculum reform and the fight against financial and administrative corruption and sustain the momentum of victories and take advantage of the local crowd and the sons of the tribes in the ongoing battles with Daash terrorist gangs.
Information Office of the Prime Minister
Ebadi’s media office said in a statement Thursday, said that “the Prime Minister, approved the distribution of the first meal of pieces of land to the families of the martyrs of the security and military apparatus.”
The number of pieces in the first batch 483 piece of land will be distributed to 90 and covered by resolutions 168 and within the limits of the province of Baghdad, according to the statement.
The statement noted that the lottery “was conducted by the committee supervising the distribution process and the presence of representatives of the beneficiaries and there will be other meals for distribution to the families of the martyrs of the security services and popular crowd.”
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