Thursday 6 December 2012
Maliki calls for Turkey to hand over al-Hashemi .. And wonder: What Strdon if gave us Abdullah Ocalan asylum
Follow-up - and babysit - new Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, calling Turkey, to hand over Vice President Tareq al-Hashemi, and wondered about the position stated Turkey if Iraq were granted asylum to the leader of the Kurdistan Workers Party.
Maliki said in an interview with the Turkish newspaper Hurriyet, Thursday: what you feel if granted asylum in Baghdad, the leader of the Kurdistan Workers Party, Abdullah Ocalan.
The Prime Minister stressed: his desire, to give "a new beginning" for the currently strained relations between Turkey and Iraq, saying: that the current situation does not satisfy the Iraqi people and the Turkish people .. We want a new start in our political relations with Turkey.
The presence of fugitive Vice President Tareq al-Hashemi, in Turkey, who was sentenced to death in Baghdad for management assassination squads, among the main causes of tension between Baghdad and Ankara