Direction Press / Agencies
The head of the Kurdistan region, Massoud Barzani, on Friday, that he was not seeking to "occupy" any Iraqi land during the ongoing military operations against al "Daesh" criminal, as he emphasized that Iraqi forces were making progress in the battle of Mosul, despite the "fierce fighting" .
Barzani said in an interview with "CNN" , "The most dependent (Daesh) it is booby-trapped cars burned along with oil and the dissemination of smoke for the sake of stealth fighter jets from the air, but this did not prevent the progress of the Peshmerga" .
"The terrorists say Mosul is the capital of succession, which is (Mosul) long by about 60 to 70 kilometers from Dohuk and Arbil, 80 kilometers from a contact with the Kurdistan region of lines, and the presence of Daesh in Mosul is a constant threat to the Kurdistan region" .
"I do not want to occupy any land belonging to the one, Voradi Kurds are the land of the Kurds always say that any party to help us in fighting the terrorists, we thank them, and we are seeking to destroy the terrorist ideology This is our philosophy in our fight against terrorism" .
Barzani pointed out that "this war, sometimes be easy and other times be difficult but at other times not be the outcome of the war was also expected, bu