Abdul Mahdi assured Pompeo of Iraq’s desire to transfer US technology and expertise

Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi received a telephone call from US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, expressing Iraq’s desire to transfer US technology and expertise.

He stressed the importance of enhancing cooperation between the two friendly countries and deepening economic relations and Iraq’s desire to transfer US technology and expertise to Iraq and create job opportunities inside Iraq and develop vital sectors in it.

He also stressed the importance of strengthening the efforts of the parties to resolve the final negotiations and the signing of the “one package” with US Exxon Mobil to develop the Iraqi energy sector.

The Prime Minister reviewed the results of his European tour and other important issues of mutual interest.

While Pompeo stressed the support of the United States for the Iraqi government and foreign policy, welcomed Iraq to take its role and its great position in the region and to promote economic, political and cultural cooperation between the two countries.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency