Military sources: the withdrawal of entire units of border guards stationed with the border with Iran
Wrote: September 21, 2015

Iraqi government withdrew its entire units of border guards stationed on the border with the Iranian side.

She said security and military sources said the move taken by the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, after consultation with the security leaders who came to meet the shortfall in especially in Anbar province, scene of fierce battles for nearly four months the regular forces, with thousands of dead and wounded fell in the ranks of the Iraqi army.

The sources added that Iraq officially informed the Iranian side to withdraw troops, pointing out that it was the understanding on Tehran take over the task of protecting the borders of its own.