Speaker of Parliament receives a US congressional delegation and stresses the need for continued support Iraq militarily and economically

House Speaker Dr. Salim al-Jubouri received, on Saturday, and a senior delegation from Congress Alomerreqi led by Senator Chris Murphy and Senator Carey Peters and the delegation accompanying them.

During the meeting they discussed the overall political and security situation in the country, and the progress made ​​by Iraqi forces in their operations against Daash gangs in Anbar, with the need to assign the Iraqi forces in the western region by coalition forces, as The meeting discussed ways to accelerate the arming tribal forces to be the nucleus of keeping the ground after edited.

The head of the House of Representatives on the need to assign Iraq militarily and economically, and that Iraq is going through a severe economic crisis is no less dangerous for the security situation, and must be the international community to stand with him in the economically given the decline in world oil prices.

For their part, assured the audience that the United States continues to support the political and security of Iraq, and that the international community, led by the United States emphasizes the need that Iraq is open to all neighboring countries, economic and security.

The meeting was attended by US Ambassador Stuart Jones and Gen. Terry commander of the joint ground operations, in addition to the commander of the joint military operations and naval military coordinator of the US Congress.

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