Direction Press / special
Media spokesman for Prime Minister Saad al-Hadithi said, today, that the strategic security agreement with the US side is still valid, while noting that the United States has not abandoned an ongoing cooperation with Iraq.
Hadithi In an interview with the "direction Press," said that the security agreement signed in 2008 with the American side is still valid until now and that that agreement includes many areas of cooperation and coordination between Iraq and the United States as well as in support of Iraq and the political process and to maintain the security and stability of the country It is an important part of the Convention, noting that the United States carried out a lot of the terms of the agreement and there was not any discoloration by the US administration and continuous cooperation between the two countries and positive.
It is said that the security agreement signed between Iraq and the United States in 2008 stipulates that when the emergence of any external or internal threat against Iraq or an aggression upon, would violate its sovereignty, political or territorial integrity, waters or airspace independence, or the threat of its democratic system or its institutions elected, and the parties shall, at the request of the Government of Iraq, to begin immediately in the deliberations of the strategy, and as may be mutually agreed, the United States shall take appropriate measures, including military or diplomatic, economic or any other measure, measures to deal with such a threat .
The two sides agree to continue their close cooperation in the promotion and perpetuation of the military and security institutions, political institutions and democracy in Iraq, including, as may be mutually agreed, cooperation in training, equipping and arming of Iraqi security forces, in order to combat domestic and international terrorism and outlaw groups, building the request of the Iraqi government.