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Iraqi Leader, in Washington, Gets Trump's Assurance of US Support - New York Times

WASHINGTON — President Trump, who touted his opposition to the Iraq war during the 2016 campaign, welcomed Iraq's leader to the White House on Monday, and promised to continue support for the fight against the Islamic State. Mr. Trump praised Prime ...and more »

Iraqi leader: Trump to accelerate support - The Times of Israel

US President Donald Trump greets Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi upon his arrival to the White House on March 20, 2017. (Evan Vucci/AP). WASHINGTON (AP) — Emerging from his first meeting with US President Donald Trump, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider ...and more »

Comey stands by US intelligence assessment that Putin wanted Trump to win election - Los Angeles Times

Two of the nation's top counter-intelligence officials stood by the U.S. intelligence assessment in January that Russian President Vladimir Putin's government sought to help Donald Trump win the 2016 election. Under questioning from Rep. Mike Conaway ...and more »

Iraq's Abadi says he wins Trump's assurances of more US support - Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said he won assurances of greater U.S. support in fighting Islamic State militants in talks on Monday with President Donald Trump and top advisers, but cautioned that military might alone ...and more »

Trump welcomes Iraqi PM Abadi to White House - CNN

(CNN) US President Donald Trump has met his Iraqi counterpart in Washington, D.C., praising the "unprecedented cooperation" between the two countries in ridding Iraq of ISIS and reaffirming the US' commitment to bolstering the country's security. Trump ...and more »

Presidential Meeting with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi - C-SPAN

Mr. Prime Minister, it's an honor to have you here before our Cabinet, which I hope in years to come will be thought of one the great Cabinets in the history of the United States. We just spent a few minutes speaking in the Oval Office and learning and ...and more »

US, Iraqi Leaders 'Confident' of Islamic State Defeat - Voice of America

U.S. President Donald Trump and Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi praised the joint battle their countries are waging against Islamic State, as they held their first in-person talks Monday at the White House. "Although ISIS/Da'esh remains a ...and more »

Trump inherits the Iraq War. But what will he do? - Washington Post

Want smart analysis of the most important news in your inbox every weekday along with other global reads, interesting ideas and opinions to know? Sign up for the Today's WorldView newsletter. On the 14th anniversary of the launch of an American-led ...and more »

Iraq's prime minister pokes fun at Trump over wiretapping claims during trip to White House - Business Insider

Donald Trump and Haider al-Abadi President Donald Trump greets Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi at the White House in Washington, U.S., March 20, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi appeared to poke fun at President ...and more »

Lawmakers want Trump commitment to help Iraq post-ISIS - The Hill

A bipartisan group of senators is urging President Trump to continue U.S. support in Iraq following a “forthcoming” ousting of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) from the country. Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker Robert ...and more »