The US ambassador to Iraq, Matthew Toller, confirmed that there is no intention to close the embassy in Baghdad, noting that “the escaped groups attacking the Green Zone are targeting Iraqi sovereignty.”
He said in a statement that “the Iraqi government has taken good steps in order to prevent the recurrence of these attacks,” stressing that “there is no intention to close the embassy and the current US administration focuses on diplomatic work to reach good results.”
The US State Department announced earlier that the next round of the Iraqi-American strategic dialogue will take place on April 7th.
The Iraqi Foreign Minister, Fuad Hussein, confirmed that the strategic dialogue with the United States is of interest to the Iraqi government.
Source: “Baghdad Today” + RT