National Alliance expresses grave concern of Erdogan's remarks and calls for the withdrawal of Turkish troops immediately
[Oan- Baghdad]
expressed the Iraqi National Alliance, expressed "grave concern" of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan 's recent remarks about the city of Mosul and its future after the expulsion Daesh terrorist gangs.
This came during a meeting of the leadership of the National Alliance on Monday in the office of the coalition leader Ammar al - Hakim.
A statement by al - Hakim , the Office of the Agency has received all of Iraq [where] a copy of it, that the leadership of the coalition authority "followed with great concern the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan 's comments on the liberalization of Mosul, and the decision Turkish parliament to extend the survival of Turkish troops in Iraq and Syria, at a time when these statements promised to interference in the internal affairs of the leadership expressed their rejection of these actions. "
the statement called for " the Turkish government to withdraw its troops immediately from Iraq and maintain good - neighborly relations and respect for Iraqi sovereignty and non - interference of internal affairs of Iraq and stay away from any provocative steps the Iraqis and work to contribute effectively to support Iraq in its efforts to eliminate Daesh terrorist gangs. "
the Iraqi government and national forces called on all to unite its position tribes have Turkish policy toward
Iraq. She also discussed the leadership of the alliance national according to the statement , "a document of civil peace and national reconciliation because of their role in the stability of the country , especially after the near final showdown militarily with Daesh terrorist, as well as the importance of social processors in the liberated
areas." with participants confirmed the importance of the regulatory performance of the House of Representatives and file interrogations that this file takes legal contexts away from a political nature, as well as discuss the mechanism of the development of the rules of procedure of the National Alliance and the mechanism of decision - making strategy, commensurate with the nature of institutionalization sought by the National Alliance , through activation of committees and files. "
The Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called, last Sunday , to maintain the demographics of the city of Mosul, after its liberation from Daesh, "where then its inhabitants have all different ethnicities."
Erdogan said, in an interview, "should stay in Mosul after the liberation of the terrorist elements, its population is Sunni Turkmen, Sunnis Arabs, Sunni Kurds , "noting that" Mosul to the people of Mosul and Tal Afar [spend in Tal Afar , where about 70 thousand Turkmen live] for the people of Tal Afar, is not entitled to a come and enter these areas , "he said.
deplored the Iraqi Foreign Ministry this invitation and promised" a blatant interference " in the internal affairs of a renewed call for Ankara to withdraw Turkish troops from camp Ba'shiqah north of Mosul. He
also warned Turkish Prime Minister Ben Ali Yildirim, on Tuesday, which he described as "sectarian war" in Mosul , after a process of liberation from Daesh.
He Yildirim in a speech to parliament that "plans by the US - led attack on Mosul's not clear that there is a threat to the transformation of the city into an arena of new sectarian clashes after an operation to eliminate Daesh the region."
the voice of the Turkish parliament, last Saturday, extending the stay of the troops to last year, the Iraqi government and described by step "provocative and affect the bilateral relations between the two countries."