Ben Rhodes: Obama and Abadi both discussing the battle of Mosul

September 16, 2016

The White House announced Friday that President Barack Obama will meet us Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar Al-Abbadi Monday in New York, on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly.

Ben Rhodes said Obama Adviser that the parties will discuss ways to combat Islamic State ISIS, in addition to the ongoing preparations to battle regaining the last stronghold of Mosul organization in Iraq.

And the Organization's fighters seized Mosul in June 2014 Baghdad hopes to restore the city by the end of the year.

Rhodes said that Obama and Abadi will support the economic and political stability in Iraq.