After the Pentagon’s announcement… Shiite faction: We are ready

After the Pentagon’s announcement… Shiite faction: We are ready

2021-11-25 07:22

After the Pentagons announcement... Shiite faction - We are readyShafaq News/ “Sayyid al-Shuhada Brigades”, one of the most prominent armed “Shiite” factions in Iraq, responded today, Thursday, to the “Pentagon” statements, in which it announced that the US forces would remain in Iraq after the end of the December 31, 2021 deadline.

Kazem Al-Fartousi, a spokesman for the Brigades, told Shafaq News Agency, “The resistance factions are ready and ready for the day of confrontation and resistance to the American occupation in all ways, after the end of the deadline of December 31, 2021,” noting that “the Pentagon’s statements confirm that the United States of America, You will only come out with strength and resistance.”

Al-Fartousi added that “the Pentagon’s statements confirm and indicate what the Iraqi resistance factions were saying, that the United States of America is not serious about withdrawing its forces from Iraq,” stressing that “the equipment and numbers are ready to expel those occupying forces by military means, after the failure of diplomatic methods to do so, throughout the last period.”

A Pentagon official told the US magazine “Newsweek”, yesterday, Wednesday, that US forces will remain in Iraq after the end of the December 31, 2021 deadline to stop the combat mission, in an American response to threats by armed factions to expel the Americans by force.

The American magazine had published a report bearing threats from Iraqi armed factions threatening to target US forces after midnight on December 31, including from the Coordinating Committee of the Resistance, which vowed in a special statement to the magazine that it will use its weapons as soon as the moment comes after midnight .

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