political| 10:38 – 23/07/2021
Baghdad – Mawazine News
, Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi will start tomorrow, Saturday, a visit to the United States of America to meet with US President Joe Biden.
Observers and specialists believe the visit comes in the context of the completion of the consultations between the United States and Iraq, about the withdrawal from the country, as well as security coordination between the two sides to fight al “Daesh”, as well as the situation assessment of the regional and international, after the arrival of Joe Biden and Ibrahim key to power, as well as the most important file and is dealing with the armed groups and factions.
According to a source familiar with the “technical delegation accompanying him 100%, focused on the fact that Kazmi delegation in the Iraqi strategic dialogue – the US, and therefore his work is not political but A technician tries to discuss matters, opportunities, challenges and partnerships in a professional, technical way, whose first criterion is the Iraqi national interest and the national need for cooperation and partnership.
And regarding the military delegation accompanying Al-Kazemi, the source explained that “the presence of a number of military leaders within the delegation’s lineup comes in the context that the strategic dialogue will end with a major result for the security sector, which is setting a timetable for the Americans’ withdrawal from Iraq, and the dialogue will expand towards activating joint understandings in light of the agreement.” The strategic framework consists in returning Iraqi-American relations to the stage before the fall of Mosul in 2014, activating partnership and cooperation programs in training, exchanging intelligence information, and sustaining Iraqi weapons of American origin.
He also indicated that “there are important matters that Al-Kazemi will discuss with the American side, such as electricity, whether in terms of partnership in energy rehabilitation programs, attracting investments, and dialogue with (General Electric), or in terms of the issue of settlement of financial payments for Iranian gas and the issue of exemption and international sanctions. on Iran, in addition to attracting investments in the energy field.” Ended 29/A43