Iraqi Prime Minister: new reforms in the coming days to meet the demands of citizens

07 October 2019 11:30 AM


Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi received a phone call from US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.

The Prime Minister reviewed developments in the security situation and the return to normalcy after lifting the curfew.

Adel Abdul Mahdi, the control of security forces and stability, and the government offers a package of reformsand measures and continue to provide more in the coming days to meet the demands of citizens.

For his part, the US Secretary of State expressed confidence in the Iraqi forces, stressing the US position in support of Iraq and the government's efforts to promote security and stability.

Earlier this month, Baghdad and southern provinces in Iraq witnessed mass demonstrations demanding better services, fighting corruption and providing job opportunities that led to deaths and injuries of demonstrators and security forces, prompting the government to declare a curfew in a number of provinces.