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Hood affirms US commitment to support Iraq

Chargé d'Affaires of the US Mission in Iraq Joey Hood affirmed the US administration's commitment to support Iraq in all fields and to stand by the country's to achieve stability.

This came during Hood's meeting with Iraq's Parliament Speaker Mohamed al-Halboosi on Friday.

The meeting discussed the bilateral relations between the two countries and the efforts of the US to support Iraq in achieving security and stability, a statement by the parliament speaker's media office read.

For his part, Halboosi stressed the need to continue efforts of the anti-ISIS Global Coalition to support the Iraqi government; to eliminate the remnants of ISIS in the country. He also asked the US to continue providing support for the intelligence and technical effort necessary for the Iraqi forces.

Halboosi, during his meeting with Hood, called on the US administration to work on reconstructing the Iraqi cities, provide jobs and help fully restore the stability of Iraq to ensure the return of displaced people to their homes.
Last Modified: Saturday، 09 March 2019 12:56 AM