Qaamakja: Turkey is keen on Iraq's territorial integrity

Dated: December 8, 2015

BAGHDAD / News Network Iraq, Turkish Ambassador Farouk Qaamakja said today that his country halted enter troops to Iraq, and pulled what was present Mnha.ozkr defense ministry statement today: "The Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi met with Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey in Baghdad, and were discussed ways to solving the problem between the two countries as dictated by the rules of international law and international norms in force of good neighborliness and the principles that bind the two neighboring countries. "He explained the Minister of Defense," Iraq's firm position on the need to maintain the historical relations between the two countries, Iraq and Turkey and the two peoples, and that Turkey take the initiative to take positive and practical steps to ensure solve the problem between the two countries so as to preserve the integrity of Iraq and respect for national sovereignty over its territory. "On his part, Ambassador of the Republic explained Turkey his country about the current crisis, which included a message the Prime Minister of Turkey against Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, which included emphasis on the keenness of Turkey to Iraq's unity and maintain the position sovereignty and commitment to helping in the fight against Alarhab.ocd Turkish ambassador that "the Turkish force that entered the Iraqi territory are combat troops is not at all was sent to perform combat mission and has no mandate to fight, but came to secure the protection of the camp Zlcan and trainers and trainees in it because of the large number of terrorist threats against camp, "the Turkish ambassador, adding that" Turkey is positive ones and a step toward solving the problem based with Iraq stopped the entry of troops into Iraq and ordered the withdrawal of what was present ones or on the road toward the Iraqi border "pointed Ambassador Farouk Qimagja that" the call that was previously directed to the Iraqi Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi become urgent at this time, where it can be through the Iraqi and Turkish parties will meet to discuss the process that will radically solve the problem mechanisms and to ensure there is no repeat in the future, "stressing" the keenness of Turkey on the continuation and coordination with the Iraqi government dialogue ".