“Sky News Arabic” talking about the arrival of a US Marine troops to Iraq to participate in the battle
“Sky News Arabic” talking about the arrival of a US Marine troops to Iraq to participate in the battle to liberate Mosul
02/19/2015 11:10 GMT
Confirmed the Arab media, on Thursday, the start of the actual preparations on the ground in Iraq in preparation for the “liberation of Mosul,” the organization “Daash”, revealing the arrival of troops from the US Naval Infantry “Marines” are already in the country to participate in the wild battle.
And the relocation of “Sky News Arabic”, a military expert American saying, “This is the first time that the US Marines will participate on the ground in Iraq in the battles against Daash,” adding that “about three thousand of Marines stationed different locations in Iraq.” He pointed out that “hundreds of Marines have already arrived, while the rest will arrive in the coming weeks, to prepare for the process of cleansing of Mosul.”
The expert said for “Sky News Arabic” The bulk of the troops that arrived “stationed in the Ain al-Asad base, while the other part went to Baghdad to protect the US Embassy in the risk of the next Daash west of the capital,” he said, “will edit Mosul process with the participation of the Marines US forces and Kurdish peshmerga forces of the Iraqi army. ”
The source explained that the entry of Marines into Iraqi territory and share battles came “after an agreement with the Shiite forces”, and said that: “America has agreed to send troops after the Shiite forces confirmed its withdrawal from the fighting and lack of exposure to US forces, in contrast, Shiite forces called for US troops a number of points, the first commitment to fight Daash only, secondly the lack of exposure to the forces of the Shia, and thirdly, not to support the Sunni tribes in the region. ”