Barack Obama, 2 October --
Iran and Assad make up Mr. Putin’s coalition at the moment. The rest of the world makes up ours.
Above, Iraqi PM Haider al-Abadi today holding a letter from Vladimir Putin in which, according to al-Abadi's press office, he stressed --
Russia's desire to develop bilateral relations with Iraq in various fields, especially in armament and exchange of information to counter Daesh (ISIS) terrorist gangs. In turn, the Prime Minister Dr. Al-Abadi stressed Iraq's desire to build better relations with Russia in order to serve the interests of the two peoples, noting that Iraq faces today a fierce war against Daesh terrorist gangs and needs every international effort to get rid of these gangs and there is a common coordination with Russia on the importance of eliminating terrorism.