White House: Biden and al-Abadi discussed Melvin

The White House said US Vice President Joe Biden and Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al - Abadi discussed in a telephone conversation on Wednesday the importance of continuing the war on terror Daash and efforts to enhance security in Baghdad.

The White House said in a statement that the two leaders also discussed " the urgent need for humanitarian efforts to bring stability to a campaign of Mosul and the importance of
mobilizing international support for these efforts."