Ahmadinejad says Iran-US talks helping improve security in Iraq

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said on Saturday that US-Iran talks has helped improve security in Iraq but rejected claims that the Islamic Republic is fueling violence in its western neighbor, reported the state news agency. "The outcome of (US-Iran) talks have helped stabilize conditions in Iraq a great deal," IRNA quoted Ahmadinejad as telling Iraqi journalists in Teheran, a day ahead of his landmark visit to Iraq.