05 Dec '17, 5pm

Officials Meet in Baghdad to Discuss Coalition Support for Iraqi Forces

SOUTHWEST ASIA, Dec. 5, 2017 — The High Level Committee of the Iraqi Ministry of Defense and Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve met today in Baghdad to discuss the way forward for the coalition’s continued support of the Iraqi security forces. Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve logo Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve. DoD Graphic Download Image Image details page The committee’s chairman, Staff Lt. Gen. Waad Zainl Saleh, senior secretary to the Iraqi chief of defense, and Maj. Gen. Felix Gedney of the British army, the coalition’s deputy commander for strategy and support, led the discussions. The meeting prepared for the future transition of the campaign to defeat the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, from Iraq’s liberation to a consolidation of the hard-fought gains, coalition officials said in a statement. Committee m...

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