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Celebrating the successful completion of emergency efforts to stabilize Mosul Dam

Ambassador Tueller joined Minister of Water Resources Jamal al-Adili and Italian Ambassador Pasquino supporting the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers and Italian company Trevi as they celebrated the successful completion of emergency efforts to stabilize Mosul Dam in partnership with Iraq. The U.S. provided $124 million for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to serve ...
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Ambassador Tueller meets with women Iraqi Parliamentarians

During his first week in Baghdad, Ambassador Tueller welcomed the opportunity to meet with women Iraqi Parliamentarians to discuss a variety of issues including important legislative priorities such as Yezidi women’s survivor legislation, domestic violence legislation, and minority protection legislation. Ambassador Tueller also discussed the need to advance women in leadership positions in Iraq and ...
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Ambassador Matthew H. Tueller Presents His Ambassadorial Credentials To The Government of Iraq

On June 9, 2019, Ambassador Matthew H. Tueller presented his credentials to serve as U.S. Ambassador to Iraq to President Barham Salih and Foreign Minister Mohamed Alhakim. Ambassador Tueller thanked President Salih and Minister Alhakim for their warm reception and commented, “The United States is committed to our Strategic Framework Agreement which defines our bilateral ...
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Chargé d’Affaires Joey Hood meets with Cardinal Louis Raphael Sako

On Saturday, Chargé d’Affaires Joey Hood met with Cardinal Louis Raphael Sako at the headquarters of the Chaldean Patriarchate at Al-Mansour district in Baghdad. Chargé Hood stressed the U.S. commitment to Iraq as one of America’s most important and strategic partners in the region and reiterated the U.S. commitment to helping Christians and other components ...
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Chargé d’Affaires Joey Hood meets with Federal Police Commander General Raed Jawdat

Chargé d’Affaires Joey Hood met with Federal Police Commander General Raed Shakir Jawdat in Baghdad and stressed the U.S. commitment to Iraq as one of America’s most important and strategic partners in the region and the importance of a strong, stable and sovereign Iraqi government. Hood thanked General Jawdat and said the U.S. was fully ...
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