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US affirms continued support for Iraq
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US affirms continued support for Iraq

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Baghdad, Jul 8 : United States has assured its full support for Iraq in the fight against terrorism and facing economic and security challenges.

This came during a meeting as the Speaker of the Iraqi Council of Representatives Mohamed Halbusi met with James Jeffrey, US envoy to Syria and Iraq. The two sides discussed the issue of securing the borders of Iraq and the defeat of ISIS as well as the issues of displaced persons and work to return them to their areas and provide necessary services to enable them to return, QNA reported.

Earlier the US envoy also met with Iraqi Foreign Minister Mohammed Ali al-Hakim, where both sides discussed the efforts to restore security and stability in the region, as well as the latest developments on the Syrian arena. (UNI )