Dec 16 2015
Prime Minister Dr. Haider Al-Abadi received in his office on Wednesday the US Secretary of Defence Ashton Carter and his accompanying delegation.
During the meeting they discussed the war on Daesh terrorist gangs and the victories achieved against the enemy in all the fronts, and to promote cooperation between the two countries in the areas of arming and training, in addition to the situation in the region and to emphasize the unity and sovereignty of Iraq.
Carter congratulated the victories achieved against Daesh and expressed his country's full support for Iraq's unity and sovereignty over its territory and the emphasis on America's keenness on Iraq's sovereignty and to provide all support for the Iraqi forces in all fields, including training and armament.
Prime Minister's Media Office
16 December 2015