Abadi stresses Barzani to unite the position the withdrawal of Turkish troops and the preservation of the sovereignty of Iraq
Abadi stresses Barzani to unite the position the withdrawal of Turkish troops and the preservation of the sovereignty of Iraq [expanded]
Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, head of the Kurdistan region Massoud Barzani stressed the need to consolidate the position and visions in the withdrawal of Turkish troops from the outskirts of Mosul.
A statement by the Prime Minister’s office received by all of Iraq [where] a copy of it, that “al-Abadi received a telephone call Tuesday from Barzani, and during which they discussed the entry of Turkish troops into Iraq without the knowledge and consent of the Iraqi government and the importance of the unification of the situation and visions for the withdrawal of these forces immediately from Iraqi territory and the preservation of Iraqi sovereignty.
“The new Abadi,” its refusal to enter these forces without the knowledge or consent of Iraqi government and that they should withdraw immediately with demands for a clear position of the sovereignty of Iraq, which does not tolerate it.
“and the Prime Minister that” more than a year there have been a number of requests from Arab and regional countries to intervene in the war against gangs Daash and we refused because we do not want to be an arena of conflict in the region, “adding that” there is no foreign soldiers fighting in Iraq, but there are advisers and trainers, and the victories achieved by the Iraqi cranks heroine.
“For his part Barzani, according to the statement that “Iraq’s sovereignty is a red line for us and reject the entry of any troops to Iraq, we are with all of the help us against Daash terrorist gangs, but in coordination and consultation and the preservation of
sovereignty.” The Turkish force entered last Thursday to the outskirts of my part Zhelkan and Ba’shiqah subsidiaries to spend Mosul, and ranges the number of members according to military sources between 800-900 military.
and raised the entry of these forces the ire of the Iraqi government, which strongly called on Ankara to withdraw it immediately as a violation of national sovereignty, the salinity of resorting to the UN Security Council and even the military option, while Turkey has maintained the presence of these forces being as she agreement with Baghdad.
For his part, denied the President of Kurdistan, Massoud Barzani, on charges related to the region or its agreement with Turkey on the entry of these forces, “stressing that their presence” came the coordination and agreement with Baghdad, “and called for” solving issue through dialogue.
“The Council of Ministers It authorized its session today the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi “take steps and measures it deems appropriate on bypass Turkish troops on the Iraqi border and violating national sovereignty.”
While expressing the Turkish Prime Minister Ahmed Davutoglu today about his desire to visit Baghdad “as soon as possible” to calm and resolve the dispute with them in this regard , at a time when his foreign minister born Jawish Davutoglu said his country “stopped sending troops to northern Iraq [Mosul] at the moment, but it will not pull out of soldiers already there.”
But Washington has tightened and in the words of Foreign Minister on the need for Turkey to take full ear From Baghdad to send any troops to Iraq, “noting that” we have seen a click of signs that it is ready to review its decisions in this regard, and this is the right response “.anthy