Government calls on Turkey to respect good neighborliness and to withdraw immediately
Government calls on Turkey to respect good neighborliness and to withdraw immediately from the Iraqi territory 06/12/2015
Supreme Council condemns the violation of the sovereignty of the country
The government called on Turkey to respect good neighborly relations and to withdraw immediately from the Iraqi territory. A statement by the Information Office of the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi Saturday "make sure we have that the population of Turkish troops up to regiment and one armored number of tanks and guns entered the Iraqi territory, and specifically the province of Nineveh claim training Iraqi groups without the request or authorization from the Iraqi federal authorities." He added that "this is a serious breach of Iraqi sovereignty and does not conform with the good-neighborly relations between Iraq and Turkey," stressing that "Iraq calls on Turkey to respect good neighborly relations and to withdraw immediately from the Iraqi territory." She pointed to a news group entry of Turkish troops into Iraqi territory, specifically the province of Nineveh, without coordination with the Iraqi government for unknown reasons. Meanwhile, the Supreme Islamic Iraqi Council announced its condemnation and rejection of the violation of Iraqi sovereignty after the entry of Turkish troops to the city of Mosul. He said the Supreme Council "once again Iraq is facing a threat to the fundamentals of sovereignty and national security, represented by the entry of Turkish and US forces to challenge its territory." We in the Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq announce and clearly denounce and firmly opposed to such blatant interventions, and prepare it a violation of Iraq's sovereignty, and disregard for the rules of good neighborliness, at the time engaged in the Iraq war against Daash gangs expiatory wild, standing on the edge of a great victory, is a victory for all countries in the region and the world who is facing the threat of terrorism. In this regard we affirm that Iraq does not allow the presence of any foreign troops on its territory, whatever the number, which did not ask any country to send ground forces to him; because you do not really need a human numbers; and because his men brave are able to liberate their land, and rid their country, and emphasizes the the importance of the border between the countries concerned adjust, and that they can be effective measures that full drying the sources of terrorism, and eliminate them. He had earlier repeatedly assured Iraq that any regional or international cooperation in the face of Daash should focus on providing assistance armament and air support for Iraq on the one hand, and to prevent and undermine the logistics, media and armament backing for terrorism and his cronies on the other.