Baghdad - INA
Today, Saturday, Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhmi received a phone call from the leader of the Republican majority in the US Senate, Senator Mitch McConnell.
A statement by the Prime Minister's Media Office received by the Iraqi News Agency (INA) stated that "during the call, bilateral relations between Iraq and the United States were discussed, and ways to enhance them at the economic and security levels, as well as support joint cooperation in various educational and cultural fields."
The statement added, "Mitch McConnell expressed his support for the efforts of the Iraqi government and its efforts to achieve stability in Iraq."
The statement indicated that "this contact comes within a number of bilateral files that the prime minister is discussing during his current visit to Washington, DC, at the head of a government delegation."