Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Baghdad, Iraq, Monday, Aug. 17, 2020. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed)
Prime Minister Mustafa Al Kadhimi is headed for Washington to talk about the future of US-Iraqi ties. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed)

Iraq-US relations on upswing as Al Kadhimi set to visit White House