Baghdad – news
The Parliamentary Security and Defense Committee confirmed today, Monday, the visit of Vice President Mike Pence to the Ain al-Assad base in Anbar, after his secret arrival in the capital, Baghdad, last Friday.
A representative source in the committee told Al-Ikhbaria that US Vice President Mike Pence arrived last Friday at Baghdad International Airport in secret.
He added: “Pence was transported to Ain al-Assad base in Anbar province via Apache planes, to see the situation after the Iranian bombing of the base.”
It is noteworthy that Iraqi security sources told “Al-Akhbaria” last Friday that there was a state of alert around the Baghdad airport and the proliferation of American planes and armored vehicles, noting that there is arrival or departure of a high-ranking American figure, without reaching more accurate details.