[ltr]Obeidi critics of US intervention in Mosul: international support militarily and humanly required[/ltr][ltr]
WASHINGTON - Iraq Press - July 23: Re Iraqi Minister of Defense, Khalid al - Obeidi, during apress conference at his residence in the US capital, Washington, in the presence of many of theAmerican media , as well as a number of Arab media and Iraqi objections launched by some of theblocks political and parliamentary committees against the American intervention in the battle ofMosul and send a number of its troops there, emphasizing the importance of continued international support for Iraq in the military and humanitarian fields.
He said Obeidi, said that " the world is well aware that Iraq and its army are from the task ofcombating global terrorism class basis , " pointing out that "the armed forces and the actions that have been taken to give effect to the path of reform which, led to impressive results in the theater of operations plans."
Replied Wazziralobeida on a number of questions put to him, which focused on operations against Daash and progress made byIraqi forces in Fallujah and Qayyarah, and preparations for the battle to liberate Mosul axes, "explaining that " the Iraqi government 's plan to address the situation of displaced and the reconstruction of areas that have been restored, as well as re -mechanisms security and stability to the province of Nineveh after restored. "
It is said that the defense of parliamentary security committee announced on Friday that "Iraq has very adequate for theLiberation of military forces any Iraqi city of armed groups , including the city of Mosul , about what happened in Tikrit, Ramadi and most recently Fallujah," it said in responding to the defense minister 's remarks US, Ashton Carter, on Washington's resolve to bring 650 US soldier to participate battle of Mosul, who expressed the leadership of the popular crowd are refusing too.
He said a committee member, Naif al - Shammari, said in a statement, said that "for the Security and Defense Committee expresses its categorical rejection of any US participation in the restoration of the city of Mosul from the control of theorganization of operations (Daash) the ability of Iraqi security forces and the pieces chock her on it , " he described.
He went Shammari, that " the process of restoring Mosul was launched with the participation of many of the military formations and forces chock him, there is no need for any foreign troops to restore them , " adding, that " the participation ofany foreign and American forces at the Battle of Mosul and other totally unacceptable," without Shammari shows n Is that categorical rejection of participation of US and foreign troops includes air support and intelligence , too, does the American side Sieir such statements state of little significance at the field level and whether the rejection of the Commission serves as aveiled threat to US forces in case insisted on actually participating in the battle of Mosul or he 's just expressing an opinion to consume media and local non - starter from the military, security and logistical point of view . Ended O.h