The President Receives Assistant Secretary of State, Schenker


While welcoming, today into the Presidential Office in Baghdad, Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs Mr. David Schenker, President Salih asserted the need to support Iraq for maintaining its security and stability against the backdrop of current challenges as well as strengthening International cooperation in the areas of counter-terrorism and drying up the resources of terrorism.  

The President and Mr. Schenker discussed the latest political developments at the regional and international arenas, especially the recent Turkish military incursion into northern Syria. They emphasized   preventing further deterioration of the humanitarian situation in the Syrian conflict areas as well as terrorist organizations must not be allowed to renew their criminal activities further to threaten the security of the region and the world.


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