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Mike Pompeo Meets Iraqi Leaders and American Soldiers in Baghdad

United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met up with Iraqi Speaker of Parliament Mohammed al-Halbousi inside Baghdad Wednesday.

He likewise consulted with United States soldiers and even Iraqi heads in order to assure and update them regarding a United States armed forces extraction out of Syria.

American soldiers training in Iraq’s hot desert sands. – Archived Photo

The meeting happened on the 2nd day of a planned visit which includes Jordan, Egypt, Bahrain, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, as well as Oman.

Previously, engaging in a press conference within Amman, Pompeo claimed that “in order to beat IS &  Iran continues to be one of the most important concerns” within the territory.

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Rita – After graduating from NYU with a master degree in history,  She was also a columnist for many local newspapers. Rita mostly covers business and community, but at times love to write about world topics as well

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