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Here is the Link to the VIDEO of Maliki's speech to the US Chamber of Commerce today.
Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki spoke about the growing commercial ties between the U.S. and Iraq and called on the American business community to seize the investment and trade opportunities available in Iraq. In his speech he urged U.S. companies to help rebuild his country saying, "We are not satisfied with the number of U.S. companies in Iraq and aspire to have American corporations."
Introduction: David Chavern, Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer., U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Welcoming remarks (Lionel Johnson, vice president, Middle East and North Africa Affairs, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Introduction of the Deputy Secretary of Commerce by Hussain Qaragholi, President, U.S. Business Council in Iraq
Remarks by Deputy Secretary of Commerce Rebecca Blank
Introduction of the Deputy Secretary of State by Lionel Johnson, Vice President, Middle East and North Africa Affairs, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Remarks by Deputy Secretary of State Thomas Nides
LINK to VIDEO