INA - BAGHDAD
PM Adel Abdul Mahdi received the US secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday.
Both have discussed the mutual relations between the two countries in terms of counter-terrorism and fighting Daesh terrorist groups.
The two also made talks regarding mutual cooperation in terms of energy, power and economy.
“Iraq is a democratic country that is keen on the stability of the region and the good relations with the Arab states and the neighbouring countries.
During this meeting, they have discussed the US withdrawal from Syria where Pompeo explained that the US is gradually withdrawing the forces in an organized way and in cooperation with Iraq.
Pompeo asserted US support to Iraq and the efforts to maintain security and economy.
PM Adel Abdul-Mahdi received in his official office the Qatari Minister of Commerce and Industry Ali bin Ahmed Al-Kurai and his accompanying delegation.
The parliament speaker Mohammed Al-Halbousi discussed with the Qatari minister of commerce Ali Bin Ahmed Al-Kawari and his companion delegation, the cooperation economic and investment files between the two countries with the activate the investment file and benefiting from the experiences of Qatari companies and their contribution to reconstruction, according to the statement of parliament speaker office.