Iraq declares its categorical rejection of US rules and warns against compromising its sovereignty

Iraq declares its categorical rejection of US rules and warns against compromising its sovereignty

2018/3/2 18:04

Iraq declares its categorical rejection of US rules and warns against compromising its sovereignty{Baghdad: Al-Furat News} Iraq declared its categorical rejection of the presence of US military bases on its territory.
The Iraqi rejection came in the words of Foreign Minister Ibrahim Jaafari at the end of his visit to the Russian capital, which lasted several days.
The House of Representatives on Thursday voted on a resolution calling on the government to set a timetable for the departure of foreign troops from Iraqi territory after the announcement of the final victory over terrorist groups.

The presence of US military bases depends on the sovereignty of the country,” Jaafari said in a press statement at the end of his visit , adding that “the specter of bases in Korea, Turkey and Japan And many of the countries of the world, even after the end of the Second World War, those rules remained the rule of these countries.
“Jaafari said,” When we asked for assistance addressed in 2014 in the Security Council that this help does not turn to the construction of rules, but help in a way that preserves Iraq’s sovereignty , And independence, and not to remain permanently ”
He stressed that” the sovereignty of Iraq is a red line can not be exceeded, and can not be compromised, and this is the case of the State of Iraq, which is greater than any Iraqi government. ”
He revealed that” the visit to Moscow towards the deepening of Iraqi relations Russian, and exit the best results reflected on the two countries, and we discussed various files of a political, economic, security, community, and cultural.
In response to the existence of Iraqi mediation to bring the views of Iran and the United States, Jaafari said: If any two parties, and Iraq found itself can provide assistance will spare no effort, and will never be delayed. ”
And the intention of Iraq to buy defensive weapons from Russia Jaafari replied: Exist in the Iraqi government until the appropriate decision is taken, but we avoid problems and obstacles to us and the Russian party, including: a refusal to buy aircraft from Russia. ”
And on the closure of airports in Kurdistan between Jaafari: Iraq does not close the airport, but there is a paradox, and a legal violation, adding: When the airports are committed to the laws of Iraq can not find from Iraq only tolerance, respect and appreciation. ”
And the diplomatic activity of the Iraqi foreign at the regional level “Iraqi diplomacy will continue its activity and its vitality for further results.”
Jaafari had met ambassadors of Arab countries accredited in Moscow, and during the meeting reviewed the overall security developments, political developments in Iraq, and the atmosphere D efforts to contribute to the reconstruction of the infrastructure of Iraqi cities. They
also discussed the challenges facing the region, and emphasized the need to intensify dialogues to overcome the crises experienced by the whole region.
He visited Jaafari Moscow Grand Mosque, and met the head of the religious administration of the Muslims of Russia Mufti Sheikh Rawi appointed religion, The two sides discussed the bilateral relations between Baghdad and Moscow, and the importance of strengthening them to serve the interests of the two friendly countries. It was also stressed that the clerics should take their role in bringing the views of peoples closer together and spreading the culture of dialogue, cooperation and tolerance. Concepts of humanity

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