Saturday 01-10-2016 | 8:56:04
He said during questioning by the Foreign Affairs Committee in the US Senate hearing (one oftwo Congress ) "Iraqi security forces are going to be the basis of the force that liberated Mosul, backed by the alliance and the attribution of the Peshmerga," without explaining how it will lead the latter to provide the cross during the battle of Mosul without entering it.
He said Blinken Mosul process "culmination" of a campaign to fight Daesh in Iraq, referring to the the US administration is working to train and equip 15 thousand of the Sunni tribes to take over the city 's tasks after cleared of the organization.
he stressed that factions of the popular crowd and the Peshmerga Kurdish will not enter the city of Mosul, he said , adding "we saw reprisals committed by the popular crowd forces therefore keen to not enter forces the crowd and folk same for the Peshmerga. "
He pointed to the existence of " tribal elements are training and arming and annexation (the operations) in order to get 15 thousand of them to be the majority force that runs the city (Mosul) , if freed, "without further details on these training operations.
earlier he announced the head of the Iraqi government, Haider al - Abadi, the province ofKurdistan , Massoud Barzani, in a press conference, to agree on specific military plan process anticipated for the Liberation of Mosul, without notice to the substance of that plan.
did not mention the two officials during the conference on whether you reached a certain formula in order to manage the liberated areas after the elimination of «regulation» in Mosul. He
also faces the popular crowd (pro-government Shi'ite forces), criticism from politicians and local residents committing "violations" against Sunni civilians in areas that are being restored from the organization, which raises fears of their participation in the liberation of Mosul or continuation at after liberation.
since May / May the past, the Iraqi government began to pay military Bhchudat near Mosul, part of plans to restore control, and says that she will regain the city from the organization before the end of the year.