Iraq stresses the Security Council to withdraw Turkish troops ..oangrh: Baghdad ..
Iraq stresses the Security Council to withdraw Turkish troops ..oangrh: Baghdad not controlled all the country
12/19/2015 0 Comments
Permanent Representative of Iraq to the United Nations stressed, during the Security Council session Tuesday, Turkey to withdraw its troops immediately and unconditionally from the Iraqi territory north of the country.
And the holding of the UN Security Council, on Friday evening session dealt with the complaint submitted by Iraq last week against the Turkish incursion north of the country, the presence of Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari, as well as Iraq's ambassador to the United Nations.
He called al-Jaafari, the Security Council, to issue a clear decision includes specific points condemning the Turkish occupation and illegal incursion in the territory of Iraq.
The Permanent Representative of Turkey to the United Nations Yashar Khaled Chwik response, said his country has spared no effort to resolve the matter bilaterally before being submitted to the Security Council, and that Iraq needs friends to help him defeat Daash, Turkey and one of those friends.
The Turkish Ambassador in his testimony to the members of the Security Council, Turkey has provided military assistance to Iraq since the beginning of Daash control over parts of its territory.
And "at the request of the Iraqi government, the members of the Turkish military to train Iraqi volunteers, and because of the growing threats to the military of our personnel in Bashiqa, we decided to strengthen the elements of protection of our units in the camp, and unfortunately I took the matter out of context was inflating the number of troops sent to there," He pointed to the establishment of his country, to take immediate steps to remove escalation, and stopped all the additional reinforcements in Bashiqa.
He pointed out that "Turkey is under attack not only from Daash but also from terrorists organization My Ka Ka [the PKK, Turkey has called on the Iraqi government to stop their activities, but the response was that they are in non-government-controlled areas, and we stress the need to prevent Iraqi government to use its territory to launch terrorist attacks against Turkey by Daash lobby Ka Ka. "
For his part, the Iraqi ambassador - who was speaking at the same meeting, said that "hundreds of Turkish soldiers with a number of armored vehicles, tanks and guns penetrated to more than a hundred kilometers in the Iraqi territory in the third of this December."
He noted, "We ask you to Hain important: first to condemn the Turkish occupation and illegal incursion against the will of the Republic of Iraq as a founding member of the United Nations, state, and secondly: ask Turkey to withdraw its troops immediately, and that the Security Council ensures that all available means the immediate and unconditional withdrawal to recognized international border between two countries. "
He continued, "We also demand not to repeat such unilateral actions that harm to international relations and exacerbate sectarian and nationalist tensions in the region and offers regional and international security to high-risk" .