Haider al-Abadi

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Call with Iraq’s Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of State today released the following: The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert: Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo spoke with Prime Minister of Iraq Haider al-Abadi to reaffirm U.S. support for Iraq’s efforts to form a moderate, nationalist, Iraqi government, pursuant to the constitutional timeline that is responsive … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Call with Iraq’s Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Calls With Iraq’s Prime Minister Abadi and Iraqi Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Barzani

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert: Secretary Pompeo spoke with Prime Minister of Iraq Haider al Abadi and Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani of the Kurdistan Regional Government.  The Secretary expressed appreciation for the two leaders’ progress in resolving outstanding Baghdad-Erbil issues according to … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Calls With Iraq’s Prime Minister Abadi and Iraqi Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Barzani

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎ Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met today with Prime Minister of Iraq Haider al-Abadi in Brussels on the sidelines of the NATO Summit.  The Secretary reaffirmed U.S. support for the Iraqi people and our common … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi

Iraqi PM congratulates troops on ‘big victory’ in Mosul

MOSUL, Iraq/July 4, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Iraq’s prime minister on Tuesday congratulated his fighters on “the big victory in Mosul” — even as fighting with Islamic State militants continued in Mosul’s Old City neighborhood where Iraqi forces are about 250 meters from the Tigris River and facing increasingly fierce resistance. Haider al-Abadi spoke during a … Continue reading Iraqi PM congratulates troops on ‘big victory’ in Mosul