Barzani: I hope of a deal edit Mosul deepening brotherhood and trust with Baghdad

2016/9/19 19:52

[Oan- Baghdad]

The President of the Kurdistan region, Massoud Barzani, the hope of the agreement in the liberation of the city of Mosul plan to "deepen the brotherhood and trust" with Baghdad.

A statement by the presidency of the province, issued after the tripartite meeting held in Erbil between officials from the province and Baghdad, and the international coalition, said Barzani, "pointed out the international coalition and Iraqi forces and the Peshmerga forces efforts in the fight against terrorism, and expressed his wishes that contributes to joint action and cooperation between the Peshmerga forces and Iraqi forces during the battle of Mosul creating good ground for the deepening of the spirit of brotherhood and friendship, and promote the spirit of trust Ben sides, as well as to contribute to this cooperation to end the suffering of the people of Nineveh province. "

The statement said, "The meeting stressed that the goal of everyone is to defeat Daesh during the battle to liberate Mosul," referring to "joint cooperation between the Peshmerga forces, Iraqi forces, and the forces of the international coalition."

He added, "it was the liberation of Mosul search process and the role of the Peshmerga and Iraqi forces, the US and the international coalition in the details."

He was held in the resort of Salahuddin in the city of Arbil, on Monday, chaired by President of the Kurdistan region, Massoud Barzani, meeting politically militarily attended by a number of senior security and military leaders of Arbil and Baghdad and Washington, where it was agreed on joint cooperation between the Peshmerga and Iraqi forces and the coalition forces to defeat Daesh organization in the battle of Mosul.

The meeting was attended by a number of senior security and military leaders in the region in addition to the US ambassador in Iraq, Douglas Silliman, the commander of US forces in Iraq, General Townsend, the US consul in Erbil Ken Cross, and a number of advisers and American officials, and Deputy Chief of Army Staff Abdul Amir al-Zaidi, the number from the top military commanders in the Iraqi army.

The Joint Special Operations Command, it entered into an agreement described as "historic" with the province about the liberation of Mosul Daesh.

Command spokesman Brigadier General Yahya Messenger in an audio message to him and said that "the meeting was a great and historic where it was agreed on the important things was coordination between the Joint Special Operations Command and the Kurdistan Regional Government."

He pointed out that "the region's president expressed his approval on each raised at the meeting was very optimistic and said that [Daesh is a common enemy and we must stand up and stop one man from Mosul to expel him]."