Maliki confirms the need to continue the implementation of the strategic framework agreement between Iraq and the United States

Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, the need to continue the implementation of the strategic framework agreement between Iraq and the United States, especially in the field of military cooperation and armaments.

Maliki said during a meeting with the commander of US Central Forces Gen. James Mattis, and the delegation accompanying him that Iraq needs a defensive weapons to protect its sovereignty and independence and maintaining wealth.

He added that the fight against terrorism need for international cooperation because the threat of terrorism includes everyone. For his part, General Mattis determination of the United States to meet the needs of Iraq’s defense, saying that a definite need, especially as it exists in the region rife with problems and tensions.

He Praised the stability of Iraq and said he model in the ability to solve problems through dialogue and understanding and democratic mechanisms.

Mathis stressed that the United States is serious about providing what Iraq needs the necessary defenses with Alml taking time into account

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