Maliki calls for "activating" the strategic framework and Washington renewed its commitment to "support" Iraq
Author: AB, HH
Editor: AB, HH 8/9/2016 16:25 Number of Views: 373
Long-Presse / Baghdad
The leader of a coalition of state law, Nuri al-Maliki, on Thursday, to "activate" the strategic framework agreement with the United States, he promised that the continuation of international support for Iraq will contribute to speeding up the liberalization of Nineveh province and the elimination of al (Daesh), while the new the new US ambassador Douglas Allen Silliman "support" the country of Iraq.
Information Office of the leader of the coalition, said the rule of law in a statement received (range Press), a copy of which, "The head of state law, Nuri Kamal al-Maliki received today in his office official Ambassador of the United States of America new to Iraq, Douglas Allen Silliman," noting that "al-Maliki expressed his welcome Douglas and wished him success in his new ambassador to Iraq. "
Maliki's office said, "The meeting saw exchange of views on a number of issues of mutual interest and ways to strengthen bilateral relations between the two countries," pointing out that "Maliki stressed the importance of activating the strategic framework agreement to serve the interest of both countries."
Press office quoted Maliki as saying that "the continuation of international support for Iraq will contribute to speeding up the liberalization of Nineveh province and the elimination of al Daesh and criminal gangs."
For his part, the new US ambassador, was delighted to "work again in Baghdad," expressing, his country's keenness "on the continued support for Iraq especially in the various military and humanitarian fields."