Pompeo Makes Unscheduled Trip to Iraq

The US Secretary of State traveled to Iraq on an unannounced visit and met with Iraqi prime minister and his counterpart.

According to international reports of Middle East Press, the trip took place last night and “Alfarat News” has quoted that Pompeo met Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi and Iraqi Foreign Minister Mohammed Ali al-Hakim

Although details of the trip have not been published yet, it is said that the fight against ISIL and US support for Iraq are said to be at the forefront of US Secretary of State’s plans.

The trip came at a time when Pompeo was to travel to Germany, but the spokesman for the US embassy in Berlin said that because of some problems the trip had been canceled, saying that the Pompeo`s trip to Berlin had been canceled for Tuesday.

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