International Coalition reveals the number of US troops in Iraq


20/2/2019 18:29:00
Print
     .

The international coalition said that the US forces stationed in Iraq is to assist its forces.

 

The website of Russia today, quoted the spokesman for the International Coalition, Colonel Sean Ryan on Wednesday 20/2/2019 as saying, "There are more than 5,000 US officers and soldiers inside Iraq who are assisting and advising Iraqi forces." 

 

The Defense Ministry of the federal government denied the presence of US combat troops on Iraqi ground.

 

"There are no US combat forces or foreign bases," said the Iraqi Defense Ministry Information Director Major General Tahseen al-Khafaji , adding that "the existing American forces are only providing logistical support and work in the field of training and armament."

 

 

 

PUKmedia 


 

Germany… Commemorating the 31st anniversary of Halabja’s tragedy


In a number of German cities, solemn decrees were held to mark the 31st anniversary of Halabja’s horrific tragedy.

 

A number of members of the expatriate Kurdish communi...


»  The PUK organizations Committee in Germany confirm helping the Kurdish community
»  PUK's organizations committee in the UK holds a ceremony for Kurdish women
 

Bafel Talabani: Another intra-Kurdish conflict will not happen


Sulaymaniyah, Iraq - Over the past year, Iraq has seen a number of major political developments, including the fallout of the Kurdish independence referendum, the May national elections, and the Se...


»   Kurdish novelist Burhan Sonmez: ‘The only way out is to criticise loudly’
»  PUK delegation reveals the main topics of the meetings in Baghdad
 

In Iraqi Kurdistan, journalists are victim of political tension


Mission journal: Journalists in Iraqi Kurdistan are under pressure from authorities in the autonomous northern Iraqi region, with news outlets shuttered and ...


»  Sulaymaniyah, arrest of the theft band that stole the salaries of Shar Hospital
»  The KRG responds to a new Human Rights Watch report

Caricature