[ltr]During a meeting with al-Abadi .. Obama: Battle of Mosul will be tough[/ltr][ltr]
WASHINGTON Iraq Press -20 September / September: US President Barack Obama said onMonday evening, said that the battle against al Daesh in Mosul will be difficult but he expressed confidence that it will make rapid progress.
Obama 's remarks came in a meeting with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al - Abadi.
Turn Abadi and hoped to expel the militant group from Mosul in the coming months.
The Abadi Monday morning arrived in New York to represent Iraq at the General Assembly meetingsof the United Nations, where he will hold meetings with a number of world leaders on the sidelines of the summit.
According to Washington and Baghdad it estimates that the operation aimed at expelling Daesh of the second largest city in Iraq could begin by late October / October next .anthy (1)