US Sec. of State Pompeo arrives in Baghdad

BAGHDAD, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Baghdad on Wednesday in a surprise visit to meet Iraqi officials.

A source in the media office of the parliament told KUNA that parliament Speaker Mohammad Al-Halbousi and members of the external affairs committee received Pompeo who is here on an official visit.

The statement gave no more details about the visit nor the issues to be discussed.

Source: Kuwait News Agency