Abadi and Carter affirm the importance of cooperation to cut off supplies Daash between Mosul and Syria

04.18.2016
| (Voice of Iraq) - Baghdad Search commander of the armed forces , Prime Minister Haider al - Abadi and Defense Secretary Ashton Carter, Monday, increasing the outsourcing of the international coalition and Iraqi troops fighting in Mosul operations, while stressed the importance of cooperation to cut off supplies "terrorists" between Mosul and Syria. He said media for Ebadi office in a statement seen by Alsumaria News, said that "the Prime Minister Haidar al - Abbadi , received, today, US Secretary of defense Ashton Carter and his accompanying delegation, and discussed with him the boost military and security cooperation between the two countries and increase the award of the international coalition and Iraqi troops fighting in operations Mosul equipment and armament, training and consultancy. " the statement added," the two sides stressed the importance of cooperation to cut off supplies and communication gangs terror between Mosul and Syria and to provide air cover close to our troops in Mosul, training, arming and increase the number of advisers and trainers to pieces of Mosul. " the statement continued, that the two sides" discussed to post - liberation of Iraqi territory by confronting terrorist operations and increase the potential of the Iraqi security forces to eliminate them. " it is said that US Secretary of defense Ashton Carter, arrived Monday morning (April 18, 2016), to the capital , Baghdad, to meet with senior Iraqi officials. http://www.sotaliraq.com/newsitem.php?id=327775