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US' John Kerry begins talks with Iraqi Prime Minister Maliki

Published on Jun 23, 2014 4:34 PM

BAGHDAD (AFP) - US Secretary of State John Kerry held talks with embattled Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki on Monday during a surprise trip to Baghdad to shore up the country, an AFP journalist said.

The meeting was the first of several discussions that were to be held between Mr Kerry and Iraqi leaders across the political and communal spectrum.