The Iraqi Prime Minister, Mustafa Al-Kazemi, discussed, during a telephone conversation with the US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, on Friday, the preparations to start the strategic dialogue between Baghdad and Washington.
Baghdad – Sputnik. Al-Kazemi’s media office said in a statement: “Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi called the US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, during which they discussed the files of economic, political and security cooperation between the two countries.”
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He added that Al-Kazemi discussed with the US Secretary of State the global economic crisis and its impact on oil prices, and its impact on the Iraqi economy, and ways to address the repercussions of that, pointing out that Al-Kazemi and Pompeo “also discussed preparations to start a strategic dialogue between the two countries.”
The spokesperson for the Iraqi Joint Operations Command, Tahseen Al-Khafaji, revealed on May 10 that negotiations between Iraq and the international coalition led by the United States of America against the terrorist organization “ISIS”, regarding the new mechanism of action for the coalition in the country, will start next June. .
Al-Khafaji said in a special statement to “Sputnik” that “discussions on the new work mechanism with the international alliance will start in the sixth month, there is a new mechanism for work that will be worked on, where a committee will be formed to put new work mechanisms through discussions, and then the results will be announced Later on the nature of work with the international alliance. “
Earlier this month, Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi announced the formation of a committee to conduct negotiations with the American side regarding the coalition’s work in the country.