Special US Presidential Envoy for Global Coalition to Counter ISIS Arrives in Baghdad

Baghdad, – Special US Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition to Counter ISIS Brett McGurk and his deputy Lt. Gen. Terry Wolff arrived in Baghdad, Iraq, on Wednesday to discuss the Coalition’s ongoing support for Iraqi-led efforts to defeat ISIS, with a particular focus on the planning and preparation for the liberation of Mosul.

During the visit, McGurk will meet with senior Iraqi government and security officials and representatives from the US-led Coalition as well as senior officials from the Kurdistan Regional Government.

Following Iraq, Special Presidential Envoy McGurk will depart for Rabat, Morocco for meetings on August 15 with senior officials to discuss ways to intensify Coalition efforts to degrade and destroy ISIS, the US embassy in Baghdad said.

Source: Qatar News Agency