By Paul McLeary and Sabine Muscat
Wheels down. Iraqi ambassador to the U.S. Lukman Faily tweeted a picture last night of Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and his team landing in Washington for three days of intensive meetings with U.S. government officials and international financial leaders.
One of the big questions revolves around the coming assault on Mosul and the push into the Sunni-dominated Anbar province, where the Islamic State has run the show for the past 16 months. In an interview with Sunni lawmaker Jaber al-Jaberi, FP’s Lara Jakes reports that an Anbar campaign would focus first on liberating Ramadi,move on to …read more
Source: Foreign Policy