U.S., Iraq, Iran to Form Panel on Iraq Recovery The U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Ryan Crocker met for seven hours in Baghdad with his Iranian counterpart. Crocker says the United States, Iran and Iraq have agreed to set up a security subcommittee to carry forward talks on restoring stability in Iraq.
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U.S., Iraq, Iran to Form Panel on Iraq Recovery

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U.S., Iraq, Iran to Form Panel on Iraq Recovery

U.S., Iraq, Iran to Form Panel on Iraq Recovery

U.S., Iraq, Iran to Form Panel on Iraq Recovery

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The United States, Iran and Iraq have agreed to set up a security subcommittee to carry forward talks on restoring stability in Iraq.

That word comes from U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Ryan Crocker after a seven-hour meeting in Baghdad with his Iranian counterpart. But Crocker reiterated accusations that Iran is fueling the violence in Iraq by arming and training Shiite militias.