Speaker of the House of Representatives Salim al-Jubouri on Sunday received US Ambassador to Iraq Douglas Silliman, stressing the importance of the coming period in the path of stability.
“The speaker of the House of Representatives, Salim al-Jubouri, received the US ambassador to Iraq, Douglas Seelman,” the statement said. “The meeting discussed the overall security and political situation in Iraq and the region and ways of continuing cooperation between Iraq and the United States. In the field of combating terrorism, supporting regional stability and achieving peace for the peoples of the region.
He added that “the post-election phase was discussed, and the importance of intensifying dialogues between the Iraqi parties to agree on forming the next government according to the principle of partnership and understandings to be able to meet the challenges and represent all the spectrum of the people.”
“The next period will represent an important stage on the road to stability, beginning to develop the economy of the country and attention to services and the consolidation of relations between Iraq and other countries according to the principle of mutual common interests,” he said, praising the role of the United States in supporting Iraq.
Source: Alghad Press