Maliki calls for an international conference in Iraq to fight terrorism
Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki to launch an international war against terrorism and the holding of an international conference on Iraq to fight it because it threatens international peace and security. In a speech at the Institute of Peace in Washington, Maliki said that Iraq has made great progress since I left the U.S. forces of the country in December 2011, but it’s still faces serious challenges, noting that the Iraqi people want to take advantage of the intelligence and training of his friends the Americans to fight terrorists. Read more
Washington calls on Barzani to visit in order to discuss the security situation in Iraq
Kurdistan Regional Government announced on Thursday, receiving regional president Massoud Barzani, an official invitation to visit Washington DC, indicating that the visit will focus on discussing the security situation in Iraq, in the framework of the alliance between the Kurds and the United States. The head of the Department of Foreign Affairs in the Kurdistan Regional Government, Read more
Biden receives Maliki and confirmed his country’s commitment to the strengthening of security in Iraq
Alsumaria News / Baghdad met with U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden, Wednesday, Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki after arriving in Washington, DC. Biden said on the sidelines of Astthagbalh al-Maliki, told reporters, “We are committed to strengthening security in Iraq and the partnership permanent.” Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, announced Before leaving to Washington at the head of a delegation comprising a number of Iraqi officials, on Tuesday (October 29 now), he would discuss during his visit to Washington activate the arming of Iraqi forces and the risks coming from Syria into Iraq. Read more
The U.S. government slapped Maliki face .. No delivery of the pilots before the deadline
An official in the U.S. administration, on Wednesday that Washington plans to hand over Iraq fighters “F-16″ in the autumn, according to what was planned earlier, and unlike the wishes of Baghdad coincided this declaration with the contract, Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki held talks in Washington, concentrated on getting military aid urgently to combat the escalation of violence. Read more
Maliki heads to Washington, his country and emphasizes the need for offensive weapons
Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki he would discuss with the U.S. administration during his current visit to Washington, the risks arising from the situation in Syria on his country and the need to activate the strategic cooperation between the two countries and to provide his country with weapons of offensive, not defensive only . Read more
Vice chest Sharifi criticizes Maliki’s visit to Washington and considers it an interference in Iraqi affairs
MP for the Liberal bloc Hussein Sharifi political blocs to resolve its problems internally and rejection of foreign intervention and the use of America to develop solutions faced by Iraq. Criticizing Maliki’s visit to Washington to discuss the political situation. said Sharifi said in a statement to his press office that he should be Iraq’s sovereignty and independence, and on the basis of non-interference in its internal affairs. He wondered Sharifi: Read more
The Iraqi ambassador in Washington: Baghdad does not support Assad and Washington to do more
Twilight News / defended the Iraqi ambassador in Washington about his country’s position on the Syrian crisis, stressing that Baghdad “does not support” the regime of President Bashar al-Assad, but are looking for a political solution to the Syrian crisis. And receive the Syrian crisis overshadowed the situation in Iraq since the start of protests against the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in March 2011 and followed that acts of large-scale military did not devoid of sectarian nature in many joints;, which led to increased fears of the Iraqi government, which Seoul him the Syrian situation . Read more
Washington upset Maliki to the files against al-Issawi
Informed sources said that a senior Iraqi official transfer of dissatisfaction and Washington to Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki of fabricating criminal files against outgoing Finance Minister Rafie al-Issawi. The sources said that senior Iraqi official, who declined to give his name, the transfer of the owners dissatisfaction American officials during the discussion of the results of talks of the Iraqi delegation headed by Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari, who visited Washington a few days ago to discuss activating the joint security agreement between Iraq and the United States.
Zebari: My recent visit to Washington focused on supporting Iraq
BAGHDAD / NINA / Foreign Minister, Hoshyar Zebari said his visit to Washington was focused on supporting Iraq.Zebari said at a news conference after a cabinet meeting on Tuesday 20, August that, “his recent visit to Washington was focused on supporting Iraq under the Strategic Framework Agreement.”He pointed out that he discussed with the American officials the acceleration of the dates of supplying Iraq with weapons and equipment that have been signed between the two sides.
Najafi looking with a UN official and ambassador to Washington, the situation in Iraq and the region
Najafi reviewed the with Feltman conditions on the regional level, particularly the events in Egypt and Syria, as discussed with the U.S. ambassador in Baghdad worsening security situation over the last period
BAGHDAD / obelisk: Search Iraqi Parliament Speaker Osama Najafi, in Baghdad, on Monday, with the Deputy Secretary General of the United Nations for Political Affairs, Jeffrey Feltman, the U.S. ambassador in two meetings separate the importance of a genuine national reconciliation in Iraq and the worsening security situation in Iraq During the recent period.
Iraq asks the U.S. deployment of aircraft rules for the march on its territory
The Iraqi government announced, on Sunday, “they need to help the U.S. in the field of survey and analysis of intelligence,” and showed that it was “asked Washington to help aircraft march to curb the threat of al-Qaeda,” proposed “Seen advisers to fight terrorism in Iraq to help the Iraqi army.” He said Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari said in a press statement quoted by the Associated Press U.S. AP, and briefed them (range Press), “The aircraft of U.S. combat march, it is possible to allocate its bases in Iraq to help in the face of threats of Al Qaeda growing in the country.”
Zebari said in Washington to discuss the strengthening partnership and security cooperation
BAGHDAD / obelisk: Research and Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari bilateral relations and strengthen the strategic partnership and political and security cooperation in the field of counter-terrorism between Baghdad and Washington. The Iraqi Foreign Ministry in a statement obtained “obelisk” a copy of it, said, “Zebari arrived at the head of a high level delegation on an official visit to Washington, DC, last Tuesday evening,
Mutlaq confirmed during a meeting with an American senator to activate the strategic agreement between the two countries
Member of the International Affairs Committee in the U.S. Congress, Senator Bob Crocker, bilateral relations between Baghdad and Washington, and ways to develop them. According to a statement received “Awan” a copy of it, said, “During the meeting, the two sides stressed the need for political stability and stay away from the differences and convulsive between the statements of the political blocs to achieve security.” He said al-Mutlaq, according to the statement that “Iraq is keen on activating the strategic framework agreement concluded between the Iraqi and U.S. governments in order to rehabilitate the infrastructure and the development of the sectors of education, industry, agriculture and the environment as well as human development.”
Baghdad and Washington discuss strengthening bilateral cooperation to combat terrorism next week
BAGHDAD / News: A source at the Iraqi Foreign Ministry, Sunday, that the Minister Hoshyar Zebari will travel next week to Washington to discuss the fight against terrorism with the U.S. administration. The source told “News”, “Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari will travel next week to Washington, DC to discuss the promotion of bilateral cooperation in the fight against terrorism and other issues.”
In an unprecedented step .. Washington announces near close its embassy in Iraq
Twilight News / announced the U.S. Department of State, late in the evening of Thursday, that a number of its embassies will be closed for security reasons, first and foremost embassies and diplomatic missions in Egypt, Libya, Iraq and Kuwait during the next few days. In a later comment to the U.S. State Department pointed out that its embassy in Egypt will be closed on Sunday for reasons of security without clarification risk or any other details about the move.