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The agenda of Al-Kazemi’s visit to Washington, the date of his meeting with Trump, and the names of the accompanying delegation

An informed source revealed, on Sunday, the agenda of the Iraqi delegation headed by Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi during his visit to Washington on August 18.

The source told (Baghdad Today), “Al-Kazemi will arrive in the American capital, Washington, at the head of a large ministerial delegation, on August 18th. Immigration Ivan Jabro, Minister of Electricity Majid Mahdi Hantoush.

He added, “The schedule of the visit for Tuesday, August 18 will be as follows: The delegation arrives at 6 pm, Washington time – 1 am Baghdad time – the reception ceremony will take place at Andrua Military Base in the suburbs of Washington DC (there will be an official reception ceremony, but it is It will depend on the weather in Washington, where a rainstorm is expected. I will send the cover material as soon as the delegation arrives at the hotel. ”

He continued, “Wednesday August 19: The second strategic dialogue will be held between the two countries, at the headquarters of the US State Department in Washington, in the presence of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his Iraqi counterpart Fouad Hussein, and we expect a press conference for the two ministers. The Chamber of Commerce meetings at the Prime Minister’s residence (Willard Hotel) The Prime Minister will deliver a speech. Al-Iraqiya will be present to cover the meeting of the room, and the speech, and we expect bilateral meetings with the World Bank (not yet clear). ”

The source pointed out that “the agenda for Thursday, August 20: will include a corona examination at the hotel at six in the morning, for the summit meeting between Presidents Donald Trump and Mustafa Al-Kazemi at the White House at two in the afternoon Washington time – nine in the evening Baghdad time.”

Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi begins this week an official visit to the United States of America, at the head of a government delegation based on an official invitation.

Al-Kazemi’s office indicated that “Al-Kazemi will meet US President Donald Trump, on the twentieth of this month.”

He added, “The visit will include discussing the files of bilateral relations between Iraq and the United States, issues of common interest, joint cooperation in the fields of security, energy, health, economy and investment, and ways to enhance them, in addition to the file to address the Corona pandemic, and bilateral cooperation to serve the common interests of the two countries.” Source