Obeidi: the killing of nine Iraqi soldiers raid Alliance

Last Updated 12/19/2015 12:23

Iraqi Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi, said on Saturday that nine Iraqi soldiers were killed Friday when bombed by mistake belonging to the forces of international coalition aircraft against al Daash near the city of Fallujah.

He said al-Obeidi told a news conference that "coalition aircraft supporting ground the pieces because of the Iraqi army's ability to fly vision of the bad weather."

The United States announced the opening of an investigation in an air strike that might have led to the deaths of Iraqi soldiers in coalition operations against al Daash Islamic state.

The Joint Task Force for Operation "Determined steel" it would investigate the deaths of these soldiers during air strikes carried out near the city of Fallujah, which is located about 60 kilometers west of Baghdad.

And it expressed condolences in a statement in the "unfortunate loss" to the lives of the elements of the Iraqi security forces, which are fighting on the front lines.

She stressed that the investigation would be thorough to find out what happened and they would invite the Iraqi government to participate in it.

Details in the reporter "Radio Sawa" in Washington Zaid Benjamin Report: