Washington pays tribute to the "victories" of Fallujah and confirms the continuation of its support for Baghdad

2016-06-18 20:10:11 | (Voice of Iraq) - Baghdad

It praised the United States on Saturday, the "victories" of security forces in the city of Fallujah, saying it continues to support Iraq militarily to defeat Al "Daash."

The US ambassador to Iraq , Stuart Jones said in a statement that " the progress that has been achieved in Fallujah , which is the first city occupied by Daash, demonstrates once again the ability of Iraqi security forces to defeat the regulation on the battlefield."

Jones added, " The United States is proud of its leadership of the international coalition efforts in supporting the victories of the Iraqi security forces, including the sound of air strikes in Fallujah."

He continued, " The United States will continue to provide military support for Iraq in order to defeat Bdaash will also continue to provide humanitarian aid for the relief of those who have been displaced from their homes."

The Egyptian Foreign Ministry welcomed on Saturday, liberalization of the city of Fallujah from the control of the organization "Daash , " arguing that "important" step in the way of "defeat terrorism" in Iraq.

It is said that the commander of the armed forces , Prime Minister Haider al - Abadi, announced on Friday (June 17, 2016), the return of Fallujah to the "bosom of the nation" and the provisions of the control of security forces to the city center.