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Obama to meet with top congressional leaders on Iraq

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President Barack Obama is scheduled to meet with congressional leadership on Wednesday about the turmoil in Iraq. (Source: CNN) President Barack Obama is scheduled to meet with congressional leadership on Wednesday about the turmoil in Iraq. (Source: CNN)

WASHINGTON, DC (CNN) – President Barack Obama will meet with congressional leaders at the White House on Wednesday to discuss the turmoil in Iraq, according to a White House official.

The president will meet with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, House Speaker John Boehner, and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi.

The Obama administration continues to weigh options as Islamic militants move closer to the capital city of Baghdad.

The group is expected to discuss other foreign policy issues as well.

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