IRAQI, FRENCH LEADERS DISCUSS ANTI-TERROR EFFORT

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and French President Emmanuel Macron discussed the bilateral ties and the combat against terrorism on Monday.

During a phone conversation, initiated by Macron, the French leader reiterated support for the Iraqi government in its efforts to restore security and stability and rebuild the state institutions.

Al-Abadi briefed Macron on the plans of his government to fight terrorism, revitalize the economy, create more jobs and promote investment, according to a government statement.

He thanked the French leader for the military support to the Iraqi army in such areas as equipment, armament, logistics and training, the statement added.

Source: NAM News Network