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Jabouri, McGurk discuss Iraq's new government formation process

Brett McGurk and Salim al-Jabouri

Former parliament speaker, Salim al-Jabouri met on Sunday with U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for the Coalition to Defeat ISIS, Brett McGurk to discuss a number of issues, including the new Iraqi government formation process.

During the meeting, Jabouri and McGurk discussed the latest development of the Iraqi political scene, as well as discussing ways to strengthen bilateral cooperation between Iraq and United States.

The two sides also discussed the reconstruction and investment process in Iraq, as well as intensifying coordination between Baghdad and Washington regarding terrorism fighting issue.

McGurk said the United States will always support Iraq in its fight against terrorism and all efforts aimed at strengthen regional and international economic cooperation.