Media advisor of Maliki confirms visit of U.S delegation to Iraq on Monday.
01/09/2012 11:43:00

BAGHDAD / NINA / Ali Moussawi, the media adviser of Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki confirmed that a U.S. delegation will arrive in Baghdad on Monday Sep, 3.

Moussawi said in a statement to the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / "The U.S. delegation will arrive in Baghdad in Sep.3", without mentioning who will head this delegation.

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hoshyar Zebari and the U.S. Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton discussed recently in a telephone conversation the Iraq's readiness to the visit of a high-level U.S. delegation to Baghdad.

It is mentioned that news reports indicated that a U.S. delegation, headed by the US Vice President Joe Biden will visit Iraq.

Abbas al-Bayati of the state of law ruled out signs of Biden's visit to Iraq soon.