Defense Minister receives Chairman of the US armed forces John McCain in Baghdad

November 30 2015

Iraqi Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi met in his office in Baghdad on the evening of Sunday, 11/29/2015, Chairman of the US armed forces Senator John McCain and his entourage, and the presence of senior officers and commanders in the Iraqi Defense Ministry.

They discussed US-Iraq cooperation in the field of supporting Iraqi forces in terms of arming, equipping and training the basic requirements that you need, and have been found on another currently under way in Iraq's security and military developments and the recent victories achieved by the armed forces in the city of Ramadi in the Anbar province, which reflects the increased capacity and the efficiency of Iraqi forces in battle management and achieve victory over the terrorist gangs.

The al-Obeidi said in a statement seen by Roudao network media, the need to be aware of the whole world that the Iraqi army has regained his self-confidence, because it is fighting terrorism today fiercely and offers great sacrifices on the battlefield, and this message should reach the American people and the peoples of the entire world that Iraq and the Iraqi army Iraqi security forces are fighting on behalf of the whole world.

Stressing that "the incidents that took place in various cities around the world in recent times is a clear evidence of the spread of terrorist ideology extreme, so everybody should confront this terrorism, by helping Iraq at the level of arming, training and equipping the Iraqi army and assist in the re-displaced families to cities and reconstruction, Kqguat armed because we do not promise to win and victory may be fulfilled without the return of displaced people to their towns and our goal is the liberation of the last land of Iraq fully Conception of terrorism. "

For his part, US Senator John McCain, thanks to my servants informed the delegation in detail on another currently under way in Iraq, security and military developments, and congratulated him on the victories achieved by the security forces in Ramadi.

McCain said, "The American people aspire to achieve Iraqi win the near and edit gray full of Conception Daash gangs terrorist, and we express our regret and condolences to the families that made their children sacrifice for this country, and we are very proud of this constructive relationship we share and we will continue to develop to serve the regional security and peace and international. "