INA - BAGHDAD
Iraqi President Barham Salih informed the US Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mike Pompeo that it is highly important to take the Iraqi situation into account.
“The regional and international tensions must not affect the country,” added Salih.
This came during a phone call between the two on Saturday where both have discussed the recent updates in the region.
Pompeo also informed Salih the reasons behind the US withdrawal out of Syria and the commitment of fighting Daesh and terrorism in Iraq.
Salih also asserted the need to come up with a political settlement to deal with the Syrian crisis as well as ending violence and random struggles in this area.
The Prime Minister stressed the need to increase electricity production and stability during the coming summer and to fulfill the ministry's commitments to improve the electrical system.
Members of the Iraqi parliamentary delegation participate in the meetings of the permanent parliamentary committees in the Arab parliament on Monday.
Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi received on Thursday the head of Kurdistan Regional Government Nijervan Barzani.
Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi declared his rejection of use the Iraqi territory by any country against another country.