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A Phone call between His Excellency Prime Minister Adil Abd Al-Mahdi and US President Donald Trump







December-27- 2018

United States of America authorities informed Iraqi authorities, That US President Donald Trump's desire to visit Iraq on the evening of December 26th to congratulate, to visit the US military within the coalition forces supporting Iraq in the fight against the Daesh and the Iraqi government welcomed the request.

It was supposed to be a formal reception and a meeting between His Excellency Prime Minister Adil Abd Al-Mahdi and US President, but a divergence of views to organize the meeting led to the replacement by telephone conversation to discuss the situation developments, Especially after the US president's decision to withdraw from Syria, joint cooperation to fight, promote the security, stability of the peoples and countries of the region.

His Excellency Prime Minister welcomed the US President and invited him to visit Baghdad in the same time the US President invited His Excellency Prime Minister to visit Washington. The two sides agreed to continue to strengthen the common relations between the two countries.

The US president and the first lady's visit included congratulations to the American military at the Iraqi base of Ain al-Asad in Anbar on the occasion of Christmas.

Media office of the prime minister
December-27- 2018