Defense Minister: French military aid to arrive in Iraq soon

016/6/9 15:06

[Where - Baghdad]

Research and Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi on Thursday with the French ambassador to Iraq, Marc Baretti military cooperation in the face of terror, "announcing" the arrival of military aid from France to Iraq. "

According to a defense ministry statement received by all of Iraq [where] a copy of the al-Obeidi, "received the French Ambassador Talks during the meeting reviewed aspects of cooperation between the two countries, military cooperation and ways of strengthening them, as well as the situation on the regional and international arenas."

He added that "the French ambassador presented during the meeting, congratulations big victories achieved by the Iraqi forces to theaters of operations, particularly in the liberation of Fallujah process, expressing his country's readiness to provide the types of possible support for Iraq in the military fields."

For his part, the Minister of Defense, according to the statement thanked the Iraqi government and people on the French military aid that will reach Iraq soon, he returned them honest gesture that will strengthen the bonds of the historical relations between the two friendly countries. "