Middle East

Iraqi PM Seeks US Help to Fight Terrorismi
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October 31, 2013 10:14 PM
Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki is scheduled to meet Friday at the White House with U.S. President Barack Obama, where VOA correspondent Meredith Buel reports Maliki is expected to seek help in fighting insurgents in his violence-plagued country. In an address Thursday, Maliki said terrorist groups are taking advantage of power vacuums created by revolutions in the Arab world.

Iraqi PM Seeks US Help to Fight Terrorism

Published October 31, 2013

Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki is scheduled to meet Friday at the White House with U.S. President Barack Obama, where VOA correspondent Meredith Buel reports Maliki is expected to seek help in fighting insurgents in his violence-plagued country. In an address Thursday, Maliki said terrorist groups are taking advantage of power vacuums created by revolutions in the Arab world.


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