Earth News/ Parliament Speaker Muhammad al-Halbousi received today, Monday, US Senator Lindsey Graham and his accompanying delegation.
A statement by Al-Halbousi’s office, received by Earth News, stated that “the meeting dealt with strengthening bilateral relations and ways to develop them in the economic, cultural and educational fields, and security cooperation by supporting the Iraqi forces in facing the challenges of terrorism, and discussing the issue of displaced women and children and the humanitarian situation in Al-Hol camp.”
He added, “The meeting discussed developments in the regional situation, and Iraq’s growing role in achieving security and stability in the region, as well as a number of issues of common interest.
For his part, Senator Lindsey Graham affirmed his country’s commitment to supporting Iraq in all fields. In order to achieve its security and stability, pointing to the importance of Iraq’s active role in easing tensions in the region.