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Iraqi defense minister discusses pushing up with support to armed forces

Irfan al-Hayali
Iraqi Minister of Defense Irfan al-Hayali has met with Head of the French Foreign Ministry Directorate for Middle East and Africa relations Gen. Cardamon and his accompanying delegation, the Baghdad Post reported.

The Ministry of Defense said in a statement that the meeting, held Sunday night, was attended by senior officials from the Iraqi ministry who briefed the French delegation on the latest developments in the Armed Forces battle to liberate the city of Mosul from ISIS.

The meeting also addressed means of pushing up with more support to the Iraqi armed forces in its war against terrorism as well as the French support to such troops as per training, armament  and equipment especially that France viewed Iraq as a country which stands in the front line in the fight against terrorism on behalf of the world.

Last Modified: Monday، 06 March 2017 12:14 PM