Two hundred and eighty-five Iraqi students are hosted by Washington this year

Wednesday 08th May 2019 - 20:54

Two hundred and eighty-five Iraqi students are hosted by Washington this year

 Baghdad -INA

The United States is planning to host 285 Iraqi students this year as part of the Young Iraqi Leadership Exchange (ILP)

Later this summer, some 285 Iraqi students will travel to the United States as part of the cultural exchange program for young Iraqi leaders (ILP), the US embassy said in a statement to the Iraqi news agency INA. To Washington, DC, and visit the Smithsonian National Zoo headquarters.

On the other hand, a number of US embassy staff, including Deputy Head of the US Mission Liam Wassley, visited the Zora Park in central Baghdad on Wednesday and had the opportunity to tour the park grounds and watch some tiger cubs.