Washington: Keeping the crowd in the vicinity of Fallujah, a good decision
BAGHDAD / long-Presse
The Prime Minister Haider al - Abadi, announced on Monday, 23 May 2016, the start of military operations to liberate the city of Fallujah 62 km west of Baghdad , as he emphasized that the organization Daash in front ofhim not only to escape from the battle option.
John Kirby, a spokesman for the US State Department during a press briefing yesterday and I followed (range press), " The US attitude toward Iraq 's territorial integrity will never change , " asserting that "Washington still believes Iraq that federal , pluralist and unified within a sovereign state and there is no change in the US position about it. "
Asked whether Washington opposed the involvement of the popular crowd forces in the liberation of Fallujah, Kirby said that" Washington supports the efforts of Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Abadi in his military campaign to liberate the city of Fallujah from the control of the organization Daash, "he said . " We support his efforts to include all sects in the military strength squad this campaign led against the organization within the city. "
he continued Kirby that" has taught us that the head of the Iraqi government assigned practical tasks storming of Fallujah , the Iraqi armed forces while keeping the popular crowd forces at the perimeter of thecity is a good decision. "