Eisenhower Receives Iraqi Foreign Minister and Ambassador
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Eisenhower Receives Iraqi Foreign Minister and Ambassador

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President Eisenhower received Iraqi Foreign Minister Abdullah Bakr and the Iraqi Ambassador to Washington at the White House today, Mr. Bakr said afterwards that he told the President of the “friendship of the Arab world with the United States.”

The two Arab diplomats expressed pleasure over the reception they received at the White House.

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