Saleh to US envoy: Iraq builds its relations on the basis of its supreme interests

Saleh to US envoy: Iraq builds its relations on the basis of its supreme interests

2019/3/18 13:10

Saleh to US envoy - Iraq builds its relations on the basis of its supreme interests(Baghdad: Al-Furat News) President of the Republic Barham Salih received on Monday in the city of Sulaymaniyah, US Special Presidential Envoy for the International Coalition Against Terrorism, James Jeffrey and his accompanying delegation.
“The meeting reviewed the latest political and security developments at the Arab and regional levels, and stressed the need to achieve peace and stability and find solutions to the crises and conflicts that plague the region,” a presidential statement received by the Euphrates News Agency said.
“Iraq is keen to expand the horizons of joint cooperation between Iraq and the United States in all fields, and the importance of coordination between the two sides on security and political developments,” Saleh said, stressing that “Iraq is starting to build relations with brothers and friends to achieve higher national interests.”
The president praised the US support for Iraq in various fields, especially in the war on terrorism and its contribution to the reconstruction of the affected areas.
For his part, Jeffrey reiterated his country’s determination to continue its support for Iraq and its support for progress and advancement in all fields and to take its leading role in the region, praising the victory against the terrorist gangs.

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