Information / Baghdad ..
The Office of Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi on Thursday, an explanation of the visit by US President Donald Trump, noting that the US authorities informed the Iraqi authorities of Trump’s desire to visit Iraq.
“The US authorities informed the Iraqi authorities of the desire of US President Donald Trump to visit Iraq on the evening of December 26 to congratulate the new Iraqi government and to visit the US military within the coalition forces and the Iraqi government welcomed the request,” the office said in a statement.
The statement added that “there was supposed to be an official reception and a meeting between Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi and the US President, but a divergence of views to organize the meeting led to the replacement by telephone conversation on developments in the situation, especially after the US president’s decision to withdraw from Syria, Calling for security and stability for the peoples and countries of the region. “
The prime minister welcomed the visit by the US president and called on him to visit Baghdad. The US president also called on the prime minister to visit Washington, he said, adding that the two sides agreed to continue to strengthen bilateral relations. Ending / 25