U.S. Delegation Praises Iraqi Efforts to Liberate Ramadi

On November 14, U.S. Ambassador Stuart Jones and Combined Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve (CJTF-OIR) Commander Lieutenant General Sean MacFarland accompanied the visiting Under Secretary of Defense for Policy, Christine Wormuth, to Habbaniyah Airfield, where the delegation met with Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) leaders to discuss the campaign to liberate Ramadi.  The U.S. delegation praised Iraqi security forces’ efforts and heard commanders’ views on how the Coalition can best support Iraq’s brave fighters, and also met with U.S. trainers and advisors.  The visit was coordinated with the Iraqi government and was part of a trip by Ms. Wormuth to Iraq where she also met with senior Iraqi political and security officials.