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New Iraqi Prime Minister meets Obama

President Barack Obama met Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in the White House on Tuesday and hailed the progress he said the US-backed Iraqi forces were making against the Islamic State group.

New Iraqi Prime Minister meets Obama
US President Barack Obama shakes hands with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi during a bilateral meeting in the Oval Office on April 14, 2015 in Washington, DC. President Barack Obama met Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in the White House on Tuesday and hailed the progress he said the US-backed Iraqi forces were making against the Islamic State group. (AFP/Getty Images)
New Iraqi Prime Minister meets Obama
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi takes a question from an Iraqi journalist as US President Barack Obama gestures for reporters to leave during a bilateral meeting in the Oval Office on April 14, 2015 in Washington, DC. President Barack Obama met Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in the White House on Tuesday and hailed the progress he said the US-backed Iraqi forces were making against the Islamic State group. (AFP/Getty Images)
New Iraqi Prime Minister meets Obama
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi during a bilateral meeting with US President Barack Obama in the Oval Office of the White House on April 14, 2015 in Washington, DC. President Obama met Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in the White House on Tuesday and hailed the progress he said the US-backed Iraqi forces were making against the Islamic State group. (AFP/Getty Images)
New Iraqi Prime Minister meets Obama
US President Barack Obama speaks during a bilateral meeting with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in the Oval Office of the White House on April 14, 2015 in Washington, DC. President Obama met Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in the White House on Tuesday and hailed the progress he said the US-backed Iraqi forces were making against the Islamic State group. (AFP/Getty Images)
New Iraqi Prime Minister meets Obama
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi (L) speaks during a bilateral meeting with US President Barack Obama in the Oval Office on April 14, 2015 in Washington, DC. President Barack Obama met Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in the White House on Tuesday and hailed the progress he said the US-backed Iraqi forces were making against the Islamic State group. (AFP/Getty Images)
New Iraqi Prime Minister meets Obama
US President Barack Obama and Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi stand following a bilateral meeting in the Oval Office on April 14, 2015 in Washington, DC. President Barack Obama met Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in the White House on Tuesday and hailed the progress he said the US-backed Iraqi forces were making against the Islamic State group. (AFP/Getty Images)
New Iraqi Prime Minister meets Obama
A U.S. military honor guard prepares for the arrival of Iraqi Prime Minsiter Haider Al-Abadi at the White House April 14, 2015 in Washington, DC. Al-Abadi will meet with President Barack Obama and thank him for the increase in U.S. airstrikes, weapons deliveries and training that has helped in the fight against the Islamic State, but said that more help is needed from the United States and its coalition partners. (Getty Images)