US Vice President Mike Pence speaks during a forum with Chief Executive Officers on the White House Campus April 4, 2017 in Washington, DC. / AFP / Brendan Smialowski
Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence Saturday assured Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi of continued U.S. support to defeat ISIS, the Iraqi government said in a statement.The two discussed the situation in Syria and the war on ISIS in a phone call from Pence following Friday's U.S. strikes on a Syrian airbase to punish a chemical attack that killed scores of civilians this week in an area held by the opposition to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.An Iranian-backed Iraqi Shi'ite militia said Friday it would keep on fighting in Syria in support of Assad, despite the U.S. missile strikes.
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE