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Pompeo starts regional tour Tuesday, including 8 Arab capitals

Pompeo starts regional tour Tuesday, including 8 Arab capitals



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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will start a tour of the Arab region next Tuesday to visit eight Arab capitals to discuss hot issues related to the Syrian situation, the developments in Yemen, the fight against Iranian interference in the affairs of neighboring countries, Terrorism and its financing, and trade and investment relations.

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will visit Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Egypt, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman and Kuwait for a period of eight days, starting on January 8 to 15, the State Department said in a statement. This will be his first visit to the Middle East since President Donald Trump announced the withdrawal of US troops from Syria, which is expected to dominate the talks with regional leaders as well as Iran. The tour coincides with another by US national security adviser John Bolton, including Israel and Turkey.

The US Secretary of State has the task of reassuring allies, partners and leaders of states about the US role in the region under the US's sudden decisions, threats and risks.

The visit comes at a sensitive time after the Administration announced the withdrawal of US troops from Syria, and changes in the administration of the resignation of US Defense Secretary James Matisse, an opposition to the decision, and the resignation of Brett Magrick, US envoy to the International Alliance to Combat Terrorism and echo. US Vice President Mike Bens said in an interview with Fox News on Thursday evening that the US president was looking at several ways in Syria and perhaps Afghanistan, where there could be less US military commitment.

The decision to withdraw US forces from Syria has raised concerns about the prospect of rising Iranian and Russian influence in Syria, where Lebanese factions are fighting alongside Russian forces to support President Bashar al-Assad. Syria was the key issue at the Pentagon's first meeting on Thursday with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, National Security Adviser John Bolton and Gen. Joe Danford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, to discuss possibilities and options for the future of Syria. The ambiguity of the timetable for the withdrawal of US troops remains unclear.

According to State Department deputy spokesman Robert Bladini, the US Secretary of State will spend a week in the region from January 8 to 15, and will visit Amman, Cairo, Manama, Abu Dhabi, Doha, Riyadh, Muscat and Kuwait City.

The Jordanian capital Amman is the first of the US Secretary of State, where he will meet with King Abdullah II and Jordanian leaders to discuss areas of cooperation and partnership between the United States and Jordan and discuss the Syrian issue and the situation in Iraq. On the second stop in the Egyptian capital Cairo, he will meet Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and Egyptian officials. The talks will focus on hot issues in the region, combating terrorism, especially in Sinai, Iranian intervention in the region and how to push peace efforts in Yemen and secure the Red Sea region. The talks will discuss economic cooperation between Washington and Cairo. The US Secretary of State will deliver a speech in Cairo on the US commitment to peace, prosperity and security in the Middle East.

In Manama, Pompeo will meet officials to discuss areas of bilateral cooperation and expand the strategic partnership between the United States and Bahrain. The talks focus on a broad address of counterterrorism, but much of the talks are aimed at helping Bahrain cope with the dangerous activities of the Iranian regime and Tehran's attempts to interfere in Bahrain's affairs. Pompeo discusses with his Bahraini counterpart how to work through the Middle East Strategic Alliance to counter Iran's destabilizing activities, which have been promoted as similar to NATO. President Trump's administration seeks to build a security and political alliance between Arab countries to confront Iran, , In addition to Egypt and Jordan, in the so-called "Arab NATO", or "the strategic alliance of the Middle East."

In Riyadh, where the fourth US Secretary of State, Pompeo is seeking to strengthen US-Saudi relations, discusses the files and priorities of strengthening bilateral ties and regional hot spots, including Yemen, Iran and Syria. US-Saudi talks focus on how to support the efforts of UN Special Envoy Martin Griffith to reach an agreement Comprehensive political process between the Yemeni parties to end the conflict and achieve a brighter future for Yemen.

In Muscat, Pompeo will meet Omani leaders to discuss ways to promote peace throughout the region, including Yemen, and build on the strong partnership between the United States and Oman.

The minister and Omani leaders will discuss the strategic alliance of the Middle East and the importance of the GCC countries in promoting peace, prosperity and security in the region.

Pompeo will conclude his tour of Kuwait City, where he will lead the US delegation to the third strategic dialogue between the United States and Kuwait, which will focus on many areas of new cooperation, including defense and cybersecurity and the strengthening of economic relations. The Secretary-General also meets with Kuwaiti leaders to discuss important regional issues, including the need for GCC unity and support for UN-led efforts to reach a comprehensive political agreement between the parties to end the conflict in Yemen.

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Iraq NOT on Pompeo's Destination list in Middle East Tour

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05/01/2019 – 12:26

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ERBIL — US State Department announced on Friday that State Secretary Mike Pompeo will begin his Middle East trip next week where he will meet with several leaders to discuss regional affairs.

 

However, according to an official statement by the State Department deputy spokesperson Robert Palladino, Iraq is not on Pompeo’s list while in the Middle East.

 

“Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo will travel to Amman, Jordan; Cairo, Egypt; Manama, Bahrain; Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; Doha, Qatar; Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; Muscat, Oman; and Kuwait City, Kuwait,” reads the statement.

 

Pompeo will begin his trip on 8th January until 15th.

 

http://www.basnews.com/index.php/en/news/world/491814

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6 hours ago, yota691 said:

The US Secretary of State has the task of reassuring allies, partners and leaders of states about the US role in the region under

US's sudden decisions, threats and risks.

 

6 hours ago, yota691 said:

Pompeo will conclude his tour of Kuwait City, where he will lead the US delegation to the third strategic dialogue between the United States and Kuwait, which will focus on many areas of new cooperation, including defense and cybersecurity

and the strengthening of economic relations.

Really? Are they actually wanting us to believe that Sec. of State is going to spend a  week in the Middle 

East just to "Reassure" them that all is going to be well? Considering that most of them don't trust us and the rest hate us, to embark on such a trip is nothing more than a waste of time. 

However, it makes a quasi cover story for someone that is going to the Middle East to Garner

support for a M.E. coalition against the upcoming conflict with Iran. 

As much as I wish this was about the Dinar I doubt that, with one caveat. America is really not in a 

financial situation that it can support another war. Thus the need to Strengthen economic relations.

An RV of the Iraqi Dinar could well be one way to pay for such a conflict. 

A conflict that almost all in the Middle East would welcome if it meant Regime change in Iran. 

The one country that they all hate. 

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Release date: 2019/1/9 11:45  309 times read
US Secretary of State arrives in Baghdad and meet Halbusi
(Baghdad: Al-Furat News) US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, arrived in the capital Baghdad on Wednesday morning on a public visit.
And received the President of the House of Representatives Mohamed Halbusi accompanied by the Committee on Foreign Relations Parliamentary Pompeo. 
The White House announced after President Donald Trump's surprise visit to Iraq on July 26 that Foreign Minister Mike Pompeo would meet Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi in Baghdad on January 11.
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Washington - Bombay's visit to Baghdad has been hidden for this reason

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The US State Department has hidden the visit of its secretary, Mike Pompeo, for security reasons, The National reported on Wednesday.

"The US State Department has not confirmed the visit yet, but its trip to Iraq has been hesitated and was expected not to be on an official schedule for security reasons," the newspaper said in a translation.

"The official program for Pompeo's visit to the region did not include a visit to Iraq, but White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said earlier that he would meet the Iraqi prime minister on January 11," she said.

According to the newspaper, "Pompeo is currently on a tour of the Middle East, reassuring America's allies of the United States' commitment to the region and bilateral and regional cooperation with various countries." Ending / 25 z

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Speaker of Parliament receives US Secretary of State in Baghdad

11:44 - 09/01/2019

 
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Baghdad - Mawazine News 
Speaker of the Parliament, Mohamed Halbusi, received Wednesday, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in Baghdad. 
"The Speaker of the House of Representatives Mohammed Al Halbusi, accompanied by the Foreign Relations Committee, received this morning, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo," the Information Office of Halaboussi said in a statement received by Mawazine News. 
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Baghdad this morning for a surprise visit. 
White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said that US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo would meet Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi in Baghdad on January 11. 
US President Donald Trump visited Iraq on Wednesday, December 26, 2018

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Pompeo's policy The three Iraqi presidencies hand over America's message to Iran

Pompeo delivers the three Iraqi presidencies the message of America on Iran

 

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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visited Iraq on Wednesday to reassure US troops and Iraqi leaders about his country's withdrawal from Syria.

He held meetings with Iraqi President Barham Salih, Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi, Parliament Speaker Mohammed Halabousi and Iraqi Prime Minister Ali al-Hakim, during which he reiterated Washington's commitment to Iran as the biggest threat to regional security.

The Arab media quoted an Iraqi source familiar with anonymity, said that "is likely to discuss Pompeo during the visit, three prominent files are the United States sanctions on Iran, especially after Iraq again requested exemption from sanctions in respect of gas and electricity, and file The US military presence in Iraq, while the third file will be the stabilization of Iraqi cities liberated from the organization of a preacher, and the program of rehabilitation and ensure that the return of violence to it.

Pompeo's visit to Iraq was not announced on his tour schedule in the Middle East.

Pompeo's visit to Iraq came on the second day of a tour of the region, including Jordan, Egypt, Bahrain, Qatar, the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Oman.

 

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This is what Pompeo is talking about with the three presidencies in Iraq

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BAGHDAD, Iraq - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held talks in Baghdad on Wednesday, the most prominent of which was with the three presidencies.

He met with Iraqi President Barham Salih, Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi, Parliament Speaker Mohamed Halabousi and his Iraqi counterpart Ali Hakim, and reiterated during his meetings the emphasis on Washington's adherence to Iran's greatest threat to the security of the region, according to diplomatic sources

Arab agencies quoted the sources as saying that "Pompeo discussed during the visit, three prominent files are the US sanctions on Iran, especially after Iraq again requested exemption from sanctions in terms of gas and electricity, and the file of the US military presence in Iraq, and the third file is to stabilize the Iraqi cities Liberated from the organization of the preacher, and the program of rehabilitation and ensure that the return of violence to it.

Pompeo's visit to Iraq came on the second day of his tour of the region, including Jordan, Egypt, Bahrain, Qatar, the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Oman.

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US policy reveals a research file meeting Pompeo - Saleh for Kirkuk did not mention the presidential statement

America reveals a research file meeting Pompeo - Saleh for Kirkuk did not mention the presidential statement
 
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The US State Department revealed that its Minister Mike Pompeo, who is visiting Iraq suddenly, discussed with the Iraqi president the issue of Kirkuk oil. 
According to the State Department, "Minister Michael Pompeo met today with Iraqi President Barham Salih and discussed the support of the United States in helping to meet the political, economic and security challenges in Iraq." 
According to the statement, Pompio praised the recent diplomatic efforts by President Saleh. He also affirmed the United States commitment to the sovereignty and independence of Iraq and the importance of Iraq as a strategic partner in the region. 
The US minister highlighted the resumption of oil exports through the Kirkuk oil pipeline and the importance of continued steps towards Iraq's independence in the energy field. 
They also discussed the recent regional defeat of Da'ash and US support for Iraqi security forces to ensure a permanent defeat.
According to the statement issued by the Iraqi presidency, President Barham Saleh, at the Peace Palace in Baghdad, on Wednesday with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo the latest developments in the political and security situation in the country and the region. 
He stressed the need for a constructive dialogue among all parties to achieve security and peace, ease tension and instability in the Arab and regional arenas and promote international and regional cooperation to end extremism and defeat terrorism once and for all. 
According to a presidential statement, President Saleh stressed that Iraq is keen to build balanced relations with all friendly and allied countries based on respect for sovereignty and constancy and the independence of its national decision. 
The President of the Republic to the depth of the relationship between the two countries and develop them to achieve the common interests of the two friendly peoples, and the importance of the American contribution to the reconstruction of Iraq and the advancement of its economy and the upgrading of all sectors.
He praised the United States' support for Iraq politically and security, especially in its war against terrorism and the achievement of the great victory over gangs. 
For his part, the US Secretary of State renewed his government's keenness to establish special relations with Iraq at various levels, stressing his country's continued commitment to fight the da'wah and terrorism. 
Pompeo said that the United States considers Iraq an important and strategic partner in the political, economic and security fields, expressing his country's readiness to invest and contribute to the reconstruction of Iraq, especially its liberated cities.

 
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Pompeo meets three presidencies .. Three important files on the dialogue table


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- US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visited Iraq on Wednesday to reassure American troops there and Iraqi leaders about his country's withdrawal from Syria. 

He held meetings with President Barham Salih, Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi, Parliament Speaker Mohammad Halboussi and Iraqi Prime Minister Ali al-Hakim. He reiterated Washington's insistence that Iran is the biggest threat to regional security. 

"During the visit, Pompeo is likely to discuss three prominent cases of US sanctions against Iran, especially after Iraq once again asked for its exemption from sanctions in terms of gas and electricity," said an Arab source who asked not to be named. The US military presence in Iraq, while the third file will be the stabilization of Iraqi cities liberated from the organization of the preacher, and the program of rehabilitation and ensure that the return of violence to it.

Pompeo's visit to Iraq was not announced on his tour schedule in the Middle East. 

Pompeo's visit to Iraq came on the second day of a tour of the region, including Jordan, Egypt, Bahrain, Qatar, the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Oman. 

 

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Pompeo from Erbil on the Kurdish forces in Syria: we will protect them

Pompeo from Erbil on the Kurdish forces in Syria: we will protect them
 



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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said his country would do everything it could to protect Kurdish forces in Syria from any attack by Turkey on them.

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visited Iraq on Wednesday as part of his tour to reassure regional allies of the United States' commitment to security and stability in the Middle East.

Pompeo traveled first to Baghdad, where he met with Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi, President Barham Salih, Foreign Minister Mohammad Ali al-Hakim, and Speaker of the House of Representatives Mohammad Halboussi. He then traveled to Erbil, where he met members of the Iraqi Kurdistan government.

In Baghdad, as reported by the US State Department on his meeting with the prime minister and the president, Pompeo spoke with leaders on how the United States supports the Iraqi security forces "to ensure the defeat of the standing da'eef."

Pompeo told reporters in Erbil that he had spoken to leaders there about President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw US troops from Syria. Despite the strong criticism voiced by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the terms of this withdrawal, specifically the protection of Kurdish fighters in Syria, but the US Secretary of State said: "We are talking to them even when we talk about how to activate it in a way that protects our forces, and made sure that the Americans During our withdrawal safely and we will complete the task of landing the last elements before leaving. "

"What I said last week is that these people are the ones who fought with us and it's important that we do everything in our power to make sure those people who fought with us are protected," Pompeo said.

The State Department did not announce Pompeo's visit earlier but White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said in December that Pompeo would stop in Iraq. This comes only weeks after Trump's trip to the country, during which the president did not meet with elected Iraqi officials. The visit was denounced by MPs, political parties and key players in the current Iraqi government.

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Erbil seeks US mediation in its talks with Baghdad

Editorial Date: 2019/1/9 21:04  368 times read
Erbil seeks US mediation in its talks with Baghdad
(Baghdad: Al-Furat News) The head of the Kurdistan Regional Government, Nigirvan Barzani, said Wednesday, there are positive talks between Erbil and Baghdad, pointing out that the friendly countries, especially the United States, should help in this area.
A statement issued by Barzani's office said that "this evening, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his accompanying delegation received this evening. During a meeting attended by Qubad Talabani, Deputy Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region, Pompeo expressed his satisfaction with his first visit to the region and the Kurdistan region. And developments in the Middle East and the threat of the emergence of terrorism again, and work together to eliminate it. 
He added, "In another part of the meeting, the US Secretary of State highly valued the dialogue Erbil - Baghdad, which led to the solution of a section of problems, stressing the survival of America as a partner of Iraq and the Kurdistan region, while the Prime Minister thanked for this visit and US assistance to the Kurdistan region in difficult periods.
Barzani stressed "the friendly relations between the Kurdistan region and the United States of America, and on many of the joint work done by the Kurdistan region with the Allies, and the continuation of joint action to prevent the emergence of terrorism again." 
"It is essential that there be coordination between Erbil and Baghdad in the area of security and stability, especially in areas where no steps have been taken in this direction." 
Barzani said that "the Kurdistan region supports the government cab to Adel Abdul Mahdi, the Prime Minister and he is involved in this and work to make the work of this cab," pointing to "the existence of positive talks between Erbil and Baghdad, although the solution of some problems need more time, But the ground is ready to start serious talks and felt the need for friendly countries, especially the United States, to help in this area. "
The Prime Minister of the region, "an overview of the reforms implemented by the Kurdistan Regional Government in government institutions and requested assistance to the Kurdistan region in terms of expertise and advice for better implementation of these reforms and the advancement of government." 
"The discussion of the latest developments in the region and recent events in the Middle East, and the exchange of views on a number of issues related to the region, occupied another aspect of the meeting," the statement said. 
The US Secretary of State arrived in Baghdad on a visit during which he met with President Barham Salih and Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi, where bilateral relations and the withdrawal of US troops from Syria were discussed.
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Halbusi of Pompeii: They are keen on parallel relations with the world within the principle of respect for sovereignty

04:52 - 09/01/2019

 
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BAGHDAD (Reuters) - 
Iraq is keen to establish parallel relations with countries in the region and the world within the framework of the principle of respect for sovereignty, good neighborliness and mutual interests, the speaker of the House of Representatives, Mohammed Halboussi, said during a meeting with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. 
The Information Office of the President of the Parliament, in a statement received / Mawazine News / copy, that "Halbusi, and a number of deputies to the Committee on Foreign Relations, received the Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his delegation," noting that "the meeting discussed bilateral relations between Baghdad and Washington, Economic and investment cooperation between the two countries. "
Al-Halbusi stressed, "Iraq's keenness to proceed with the stage of construction and reconstruction after the end of the era of the organization calling for the terrorist," stressing "the need to support the international community and the countries of the region and the Arab neighborhood in the file of reconstruction and investment in Iraq, who fought a war on terrorism on behalf of all the world, In order to liberate the land and rid humanity of this extremist organization with the armed forces and security forces. " 
He praised the "support of the International Coalition for Iraq in its war against terrorism, and continued efforts to eliminate the sleeper cells of this extremist organization," calling on large international companies to "activate its presence in Iraq and expand its investment activity."
He stressed that "the need to eliminate the reasons for the emergence of a supporter in the country through the end of unemployment and the provision of services," noting that "Iraq is keen to be a point of convergence between States, and be open and parallel relations with neighboring countries and the region within the principle of respect for sovereignty and good neighborliness and mutual interests "He said. 
For his part, Pompeo expressed "his country's keenness to stabilize Iraq as a center of power in the region," stressing "the participation of US companies in the reconstruction efforts, and continued support of the Iraqi government." 
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Baghdad on Wednesday for a surprise visit. 
White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said that US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will meet Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi in Baghdad on January 11.

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Hakim discusses with his American counterpart to promote stability in the border areas

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Foreign Minister Mohammed Ali al-Hakim on Wednesday discussed with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo ways to strengthen relations between the two countries, stressing the importance of achieving common interests in different areas of the two countries and enhancing stability in border areas. 
"The two sides reviewed the recent developments in the fight against" da'ash "and joint efforts to stamp out remnants of the remnants of terrorism and enhance security and stability in the border areas with Syria," a statement from the Foreign Ministry said in a statement. 
He called on the wise to "cooperate to stimulate investment in Iraq and contribute to the reconstruction of Iraq, including cities liberated from terrorist gangs." 
He added that "Iraq adopts the establishment of bilateral relations distinct with the neighboring countries on the basis of respect for sovereignty and care of common interests."
For his part, Pompeo congratulated the "wise minister on the occasion of his assumption of the post of foreign minister," stressing "the interest of the United States of America in stabilizing the situation in Iraq and starting reconstruction and investment operations as well as pushing for the development of bilateral relations between Iraq and the United States of America. Of international issues of interest to the two countries. "

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Abdulmahdi and Pompeo discuss the US withdrawal from Syria

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BAGHDAD (Reuters) - 
Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo discussed Wednesday the US withdrawal from Syria, while the latter said Washington was determined to implement this resolution gradually and systematically, in cooperation and coordination with Iraq. 
The media office of the Prime Minister, in a statement received / Mawazine News / copy, that "Abdul-Mahdi, received US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, and the accompanying delegation." 
"Iraq is a democratic country witnessing remarkable development and keenness to stabilize the region and establish normal relations with Arab and friendly countries and all neighboring countries," he said. . 
The two sides discussed "the American withdrawal from Syria."
"The United States is determined to implement this resolution gradually and systematically, in cooperation and coordination with Iraq," he said, adding that "the United States supports the Iraqi government and its efforts to establish security and revitalize the Iraqi economy." 
The Foreign Minister congratulated the "Prime Minister for assuming the premiership and pursuing the aspirations of the Iraqi people." 
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Baghdad on Wednesday for a surprise visit. 
White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said that US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will meet Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi in Baghdad on January 11.

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Talabani reveals the details of his meeting with the US Secretary of State

10:10 - 10/01/2019

 
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BAGHDAD (Reuters) - 
Deputy Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Kubad Talabani revealed on Thursday the details of his meeting with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. 
"The meeting discussed the development of relations between the Kurdistan region and Iraq, and the continuation of US support for the reforms," Talabani said in a tweet on his personal page via the site of Twitter, and followed by Mawazine News. In the region. " 
He added that "the meeting also dealt with the latest developments in Kurdistan, Iraq and the region." 
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Baghdad on Wednesday

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US Secretary of State adopts false account of Halbusi on Twitter

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo wrote a tweet that included a fake account of Iraqi parliament speaker Mohamed Halboussi on the Twitter platform, the Digital Media Center reported on Wednesday (January 9th, 2019).

The center said in a statement to Al-Massalla that the visit to Pompeo, which summarized his visit to Iraq and the meeting with officials, included a reference to the accounts of four Iraqi officials he met with the President, Prime Minister, Speaker of the Iraqi Parliament and Foreign Minister.

The center said the account mentioned by Pompeo in his tweet, which was intended as Halbusi, was a fake account that was not true, even though there was a certified account of Halbusi on Twitter.

The Digital Media Center has already mentioned in previous statements of official and documented accounts of the three presidencies for adoption in the digital platforms, including the account of the President of the House of Representatives mentioned below and authenticated by Twitter AlHaLboosii @.

 

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Wall Street Journal: Iraqi officials have asked Pompeo to keep US troops in their country

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - The US Wall Street Journal on Thursday (Jan. 10, 2019) reported Iraqi officials demanding that US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo keep US troops in Iraq. 

The newspaper pointed out that "these Iraqi appeals come in the wake of the US decision to withdraw US forces from Syria," noting that "Pompeo's visit to Iraq reaffirms the nature of the challenge faced by the US administration in order to convince regional partners to the decision to withdraw US troops from Syria, Those forces in Afghanistan. " 
"Trump's sudden declaration of withdrawal of troops from Syria has alarmed the allies," the paper said. "Hence, the Pompeo tour comes as an attempt to reassure the Allies."

The newspaper added that "Pompeo ignored a question to a reporter about the commitment of the United States to maintain a military presence in Iraq, but stressed that his talks in Baghdad were focused on the process of forming the Iraqi government." 

"Pompeo said that there has been real progress in Iraq since the elections and he believes that this will put the country and the region in a better place," the paper said. 

During his surprise visit to Iraq, Pompeo met with the three Iraqi presidents: Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi, Prime Minister Barham Salih and Parliament Speaker Mohamed Halboussi separately. 


 

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Mazrour Barzani and Pompeo discuss the next stage of relations between the Kurdistan Region and America
Mazrour Barzani and Pompeo discuss the next stage of relations between the Kurdistan Region and America

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The adviser of the Security Council of the Kurdistan Region, pleased Barzani, on Wednesday, a meeting with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, in Erbil, and discussed the two sides the next phase of relations between the Kurdistan Region and the United States of America. 

In a statement issued by his office, the Rwandao Media Network received a copy of it, noting that the two sides discussed a matter of bilateral importance and the political project in Iraq, and coordination between the two parties to stand up and prevent the return of terrorist attacks.

The statement added that "pleased Barzani had mentioned during the meeting on the memorandum of understanding between the former US and the US in the war against Daqash, and coordination between the Kurdistan Region and America in the war against terrorism and victory over them, as was discussed the next phase of relations between the Kurdistan Region and America, A new phase of the post-urging between the parties, with a focus on security and economic reform, which is in line with the US-Iraqi strategic agreement. " 

The statement added that "the highlight was during the meeting on looking forward to a new phase of relations between Erbil and Baghdad, stressing that the application of the Constitution is the only way to resolve all outstanding problems," expressing concern about the situation in western Kurdistan (Kurdistan Syria), hoping to resolve all Problems peacefully, and eliminate the factors that lead to wars and destruction. "

For his part, the US Secretary of State, according to the statement, "the importance of strengthening relations with the Kurdistan Region and Iraq, with the commitment of his country to protect the security of the region," describing "the role of the Kurdistan Region in the war on terrorism actor, and his country is willing to bilateral cooperation in order to prevent the emergence of danger Terrorism again ". 

During the meeting, Pompeo said "the progress achieved by the relations between Erbil and Baghdad, calling for creating the appropriate ground for the stage of reconstruction and progress throughout the country." 

The US Secretary of State wished success to Barzani's pleasure in the presidency of the next cab of the Kurdistan Regional Government, stressing the readiness of his country for further progress in relations and provide more support and support for the Kurdistan Region.

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Nechirvan Barzani and Mike Pompio
Nechirvan Barzani and Mike Pompio

Roudao - Erbil

The head of the Kurdistan Regional Government, Nechirvan Barzani, during his meeting with US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, on Wednesday, the existence of positive talks between Arbil and Baghdad, adding that "the ground is ready to begin serious talks and the need for friendly countries, especially the United States, the field". 

The following is the text of the statement published by the Kurdistan Regional Government and received a network of Rodawo media copy: 

"Mr. Nechirvan Barzani, Prime Minister of the Kurdistan region, this evening, Wednesday, 9 January 2019, Mr. Mike Pompeo, US Secretary of State and his accompanying delegation.

During a meeting attended by Mr. Qubad Talabani, Deputy Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region, Mr. Pompeo expressed his satisfaction with his first visit to the region and the Kurdistan Region, and discussed the situation in the region in general and developments in the Middle East and the threat of terrorism. 

On another side of the meeting, the US Secretary of State highly valued the dialogue of Erbil - Baghdad, which led to the solution of a section of problems, stressing the survival of America as a partner of Iraq and the Kurdistan Region.

For his part, the Prime Minister thanked the visit and the US assistance to the Kurdistan Region in the difficult periods, stressing the friendly relations between the Kurdistan Region and the United States of America, and on many of the joint work done by the Kurdistan Region with the Allies, and the continuation of joint action to prevent the emergence of terrorism again It was essential that there be coordination between Erbil and Baghdad in the area of security and stability, especially in areas where no steps had been taken in that direction.

In another aspect of his speech, Mr. Najirvan Barzani stressed that the Kurdistan Region supports the government cab of Mr. Adel Abdul Mahdi, the Iraqi Prime Minister, and that he is involved in this and works to make the work of this cab, and he stressed the existence of positive talks between Erbil and Baghdad, although the solution of some problems Need more time, but the ground is ready to start serious talks and he felt that friendly countries, especially the United States, should help in this area. 

His Excellency briefed on the reforms implemented by the Kurdistan Regional Government in government institutions and requested assistance to the Kurdistan Region in terms of experience and advice for better implementation of these reforms and progress of government affairs. 

The discussion of the latest developments in the region and recent events in the Middle East and the exchange of views on a number of issues related to the region served as another aspect of the meeting. "

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Pompeo confirms during his meeting Barzani on the importance and status of the Kurdistan Region for his country
Pompeo confirms during his meeting Barzani on the importance and status of the Kurdistan Region for his country

RODAOU, Erbil - 

President Masoud Barzani met Wednesday with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his accompanying delegation in Erbil, where the latter stressed the importance and status of the Kurdistan Region for the United States. 

The statement, which was published by the official website of President Massoud Barzani:  

"During the meeting, which was attended by the US ambassador to Iraq, Duklas Sulliman, and Steve Fakin, US consul in Erbil, discussed the political situation in Iraq and the region and relations between the region and Baghdad and the war against terrorism, and agreed the views of both sides on the existence A new opportunity to resolve the outstanding problems between the region and Baghdad, as the US Secretary of State on his country's continued partnership with the region and Baghdad. 

The US Secretary of State also expressed his gratitude for the joint work between the United States and the Peshmerga forces of Kurdistan, pointing to the achievement of great victories in the war against terrorism, thanks to cooperation and coordination between the US army and Peshmerga forces, stressing the importance and prestige of the Kurdistan Region for his country.

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For his part, President Barzani thanked the United States and its assistance in the war against terrorists and support the Peshmerga forces, pointing to the great victories achieved in the war against terrorism, because of coordination between US forces and Peshmerga forces. 

 President Barzani also described the visit of the US Secretary of State to Kurdistan as important and appreciated. 

On the relations between the region and Baghdad, he pointed to the existence of a new political atmosphere in Iraq, stressing the faith of the Kurdistan Region dialogue and the need to resort to peaceful ways to solve problems with Baghdad, hoping not to continue problems (pending) between the two sides. 

The situation in Syria was another focus of the meeting. The US Secretary of State explained to President Barzani his country's strategy in Syria and the decision to withdraw and reduce the number of US troops in Syria. 

As for the situation in Syria, President Barzani expressed his concern about the fate of the Kurdish people there, calling that the changes and developments are not new cause of pain and loss of the Kurdish people in Syria.

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In his first visit as foreign minister, Mike Pompeo emphasized the depth of the strategic relations between Cairo and Washington, stressing his country's support for Egypt's role in fighting terrorism.

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shukri told a press conference held on Thursday that US-Egyptian cooperation is important for the stability of the Middle East.

Pointing out that his meeting with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stressed not to allow any party to threaten Arab security, in light of the strategic dialogue between the two countries includes all areas, including the military, Egyptian-American relations are strong and we seek to strengthen them.

For his part, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, on the strategic relations between Cairo and Washington, stressing their support for Egypt in the fight against terrorism.

Pointing out that he stressed to Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, the importance of Egypt's role in preserving the stability of the region.

Pompeo said that they warned of Iran's role in threatening the stability of the Middle East, adding that it is preparing for a new round of strategic dialogue between Cairo and Washington.

He added: There is no contradiction in our attitudes towards the US withdrawal from Syria.

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, General Intelligence Chief General Abbas Kamel and his Egyptian counterpart Sameh Shukri on his first visit since taking office as foreign minister. Speech at the American University in Cairo.

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