Iraq calls on the international community to contribute to the reconstruction
Iraq calls on the international community to contribute to the reconstruction of infrastructure in the liberated areas
Saturday 22 April 2017 - 12:00
Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari on Saturday called on the international community to contribute to the reconstruction of infrastructure in the liberated areas after the elimination of "terrorism".
"Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari received the special envoy of US President Donald Trump, the international coalition to fight the defiant Brit Mkgork, and the delegation accompanying him in his office in Baghdad," al-Jaafari's office said in a statement.
He added that "during the meeting, they reviewed the overall security and political developments, and the great victories achieved by the Iraqis in their war against terrorist gangs and international efforts to support the security and stability of the region."
"All Iraqis are united to defend Iraq's sovereignty and eliminate terrorism," Jaafari said, reiterating "the need for concerted efforts by the international community, contributing to the reconstruction of infrastructure after the eradication of terrorism, and adopting a project similar to the Marshall Plan, which contributed to building Germany after World War II ".
He pointed out "the importance of activating the strategic framework agreement signed between Baghdad and Washington, because of their significant impact on the opening of areas of joint cooperation between the two countries," continuing that "Iraq adheres to bilateral relations with countries of the world and all neighboring countries, especially on the exchange of common interests, Common, and non-interference in internal affairs. "
"The continued support of Iraq until the elimination of terrorist gangs," McGowork said, praising "the efforts of the Iraqis in their war against terrorism and the diplomatic openness witnessed by Iraq's relations with the different countries of the world."
A US congressional delegation on Sunday (April 9, 2017), continued US support for Iraq in its war against "terrorism".