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  Cheshvan 17, 5772 , 14/11/11

Iraqi General for More Cooperation with Iran

Chief of staff Babak Zebari of Iraq called, Sunday, for the expansion of military cooperation between his country and Iran. The call came during a meeting with General Mohammad Pakpour, the commander of the elite Revolutionary Guards' ground forces, in Tehran.

The Iraqi general said that Iraq is facing some security challenges and needs to exchange views with Iran. Among those security challenges is the imminent departure of United States forces.

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