Policy 2019/08/18 23:29 38 Editor: Mos
Baghdad today _ Baghdad
Parliament Speaker Mohammed al-Halbousi, on Sunday (18 August 2019), discussed with the US Ambassador to Iraq Matthew Toller, cooperation in the field of security.
“The Speaker of the Parliament received today US Ambassador to Iraq Matthew Toller, during which they discussed relations between Baghdad and Washington, cooperation in the security field and regional and international political situations,” Al-Halbousi’s media office said in a statement received.
The President of the House of Representatives, according to the statement, “the importance of expanding the horizons of cooperation between the two friendly countries in the field of security and intelligence; to combat terrorism, eliminate IS cells, and maintain victory.”
The statement added, “They also reviewed the latest regional and international political developments, stressing the need to ease tension in the region, and the importance of dialogue to resolve outstanding problems, avoid crises and maintain stability.”
For his part, the Ambassador of the United States of America on the “commitment of his country to support Iraq in the fight against terrorism, and support the security forces in coordination with the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces.”