United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With President of Iraq Barham Salih
United States – The below is attributable to Deputy Spokesperson Robert Palladino:
Secretary Michael R. Pompeo met today with Iraqi President Barham Salih. The Secretary and President Salih discussed U.S. support in helping to address Iraq’s political, economic, and security challenges and commended President Salih’s recent diplomatic efforts.
Secretary Pompeo also emphasized the U.S. commitment to Iraq’s sovereignty and independence, and the importance of Iraq as a strategic partner in the region.