Middle East and Europe leaders meet to focus on security in Iraq

Leaders from several countries gathered for a conference in Jordan on Tuesday.

Jordan’s Crown Prince Hussein and French President Emmanuel Macron attend a welcome ceremony at the airport in Amman, Jordan (The Royal Hashemite Court via AP/PA)

By Omar Akour, Associated Press

Leaders from the Middle East and Europe gathered in Jordan on Tuesday for a conference focused on bolstering security and stability in Iraq.