The President of the Republic, Barham Salih, discussed Monday, with US Senator Lindsey Graham, the recovery of the smuggled funds from Iraq.
A statement from the office of the President of the Republic was received by Shafak News Agency; The meeting dealt with the strong bilateral relations between the two countries and ways to strengthen them in the political, economic and cultural fields in accordance with the understandings and common interests.
The statement indicated; The importance of continuing to work and coordinate to combat terrorism and eradicate its roots in the whole region, and to cooperate in confronting economic fluctuations, combating the scourge of financial and administrative corruption, and helping to recover Iraqi funds smuggled abroad, as well as cooperation in confronting the phenomenon of climate change and protecting the environment, was emphasized.
He pointed out that, during the meeting, the latest regional and international developments of common interest were discussed, where President Barham Salih stressed the importance of easing regional tensions, defusing crises through dialogue and ending terrorist havens, pointing out that Iraq’s importance in the region is a fundamental axis for the security and stability of all countries. Region.
For his part, Senator Lindsey Graham affirmed the commitment of the United States to support the security and stability of Iraq, and to establish close relations in various fields, pointing to the importance of Iraq in the region and its active role in establishing security and stability, according to the statement.