By John Lee.
Hoshyar Zebari, Minister of Foreign Affairs, has held a meeting with Robert Stephen Beecroft, U.S. Ambassador to Iraq.
During the meeting, the two sides reviewed developments of the political process in the country and Iraqi-U.S. relations as part of the Strategic Cooperation Agreement between the two countries.
The two sides discussed arrangements for the coming meeting of the Joint Coordination Committee for Diplomatic and Political Affairs in Washington following the start of the new U.S. Administration work, in addition to discussing situation in the Middle East and Syria, and Iraq's relations with the neighbouring countries and UN Security Council.