The source told reporters that Biden was contacted last week by telephone with Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki, Iraq, and expressed concern over the escalating violence in Iraq, especially the sectarian bombings and Biden over Maliki of us support for the unity, security and stability of Iraq and that the United States is keen on continued cooperation with the Government of Iraq to confront terrorism.
The source said that Biden also held telephone with Massoud Barzani, President of Kurdistan, and Osama Al-nujaifi, the head of the Iraqi Parliament, and he repeated them United States keen on the unity of Iraq.
The official said the statement was issued last week, the White House on this subject. The statement said that Biden and Al-Maliki agreed on the importance of communication with all political leaders in Iraq.
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