US Defense Secretary Mark Esper arrived on 23/10/19 in Baghdad and met with Iraqi PM Adel Abdulmahdi and Iraqi Defense Minister Najah Al-Shammari.
What message did Esper deliver to Al-Shammari?
What was Al-Shammari’s reaction?
What about the Iraqi Army’s helicopter procurement projects?
[Briefly reproduced in TR Defense Weekly Issue No 26/43 – October 25, 2019]
These key questions and more are answered in the following 256-word news report.