Warren reveals u.s. aid to Iraq in its war against the Islamic State

2016/05/26 12:20

Baghdad/Morrow press:

Coalition spokesman, Steve Warren, Thursday, on the size and nature of the assistance provided by the u.s. for Iraq in its fight against the Islamic State.

Warren said at a press conference, held at the us Embassy in Baghdad, attended by "tomorrow", "the United States has provided substantial assistance to Iraq, including billion and $ 600 million, plus thousands of armor used by Iraqi soldiers, and is the same used by American soldiers, as well as the m4 & m16 rifles.

He continued, "as 5000 feet (four), shoulder-fired rockets, destroying car bombs and armored vehicles, as well as the mrap wheels that protect soldiers from IEDs, which are the same wheels used by the Americans."