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Abd Al-Mahdi, US anti-ISIS coalition envoy talk uprooting terror in Iraq

Resigned Prime Minister Adil Abd Al-Mahdi on Thursday received US Special Envoy for the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS James Jeffrey and his accompanying delegation, the prime minister’s office reported.

During the meeting, the discussed collaboration to defeat ISIS remnant and the role of the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS in supporting the Iraq armed forces to end the presence of the terrorist group.

The meeting was attended by US Ambassador to Iraq Matthew Tueller, the Commanding General of Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve, Lieutenant General Patrick White, and Deputy Assistance Secretary of Defense for Middle East Michael Patrick Mulroy .

The meeting was also attended by a number of Iraqi security, military officials and advisors