Al-Halbousi discusses with the US delegation the relations between the two countries

Monday 04th November 2019 - 13:52

Al-Halbousi discusses with the US delegation the relations between the two countries

Baghdad - INA

A statement by the House of Representatives Media Department received the Iraqi News Agency that Halbousi received a delegation of the US House of Representatives headed by a representative of the Democratic Party in Washington and Chairman of the Armed Services Committee Adam Smith, to discuss relations between the two countries, and ways to strengthen bilateral cooperation.

The Speaker reviewed the political developments in the country and the legitimate demands of the demonstrators, and the reform packages approved by the House of Representatives, and procedures related to constitutional amendments, and the electoral law, stressing the need to protect the demonstrators and not to attack the security forces, while maintaining the peaceful demonstrations, and work on radical reforms To provide a decent life for the Iraqi people.

The statement added that the meeting discussed the relations between Baghdad and Washington, the need to expand economic cooperation between the two countries, and the development of investment to achieve employment opportunities for youth employment, as well as the efforts of the US-led international coalition in combating Daesh gangs, pursuing its cells and achieving stability in the liberated cities. And help return IDPs to their cities.