Al-Kazemi discusses with a US senator the new stage of security cooperation
political Yesterday, 19:40
Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi discussed, today, Monday, with US Senator Lindsey Graham, the new phase of security cooperation in the field of advice and capacity-building for the Iraqi security forces.
The media office of the Prime Minister stated in a statement received by the Iraqi News Agency (INA), that "Al-Kazemi received Graham and his accompanying delegation, today, and the Prime Minister expressed during the meeting his welcome to the delegation and his aspiration to strengthen bilateral relations and ways to develop them in the economic, cultural, and educational fields." and in the interest of the Iraqi and American peoples.
He added, "The meeting witnessed the discussion of the new phase of security cooperation in the field of advice and capacity-building for the Iraqi security forces after the end of the combat role of the American forces, as well as discussing the regional situation in general and the situation in Syria in particular, and what Iraq can contribute to achieving regional stability." In light of his growing role in this field.
For his part, Senator Graham affirmed, according to the statement, the unlimited commitment to providing long-term assistance to Iraq, and enabling it to achieve its security, economic, and social priorities, and made it clear that the United States aspires for Iraq to be a major player in the Middle East, based on its strong democracy and economic reforms as a factor. supportive of regional and international stability.