Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) The Deputy Premier, Salih al-Mutleg, discussed with the US Ambassador to Iraq, Steven Beecroft, the bilateral relations and the means of improving the Strategic Pact between Iraq and USA.
A statement by Mutleg’s office received by IraqiNews.com cited “Mutleg, during the meeting, stressed the necessity of developing the service and scientific relations and develop the agricultural, engineering and health experiences to ensure having qualified staff.”
“Mutleg recalled responding to the demonstrators’ demands as being public demands where the judicial, executive and legislative authorities must adhere to the legitimate demands,” the statement added.
“The two sides have also discussed the internal situation of Iraq in addition to the regional situation and the Syrian crisis,” the statement pointed out.
“For his part, Beecroft expressed his hope to settle the crisis in Iraq and adhere to the dialogue to achieve the national interests, assuring the support of his country to the Iraqi people to practice the democracy, security and peace,” the statement concluded.