Iraq demands UN aid over Turkish troops

World December 12, 2015 09:14

- Iraq has the action to the word and Friday filed a formal complaint with the UN Security Council about the immediate withdrawal of Turkish troops in the north of the country. The deployment of several hundred troops there, according to Iraq took place without informing or coordinating with the government in Baghdad. Iraq called the Turkish military incursion a " flagrant violation" of international law.

A Security Council diplomat who requested anonymity, said there are no plans to organize a special meeting this weekend.

Iraq's complaint follows the decision of Turkey for its military personnel in Bashiqa camp near the northern Iraqi city of Mosul to " ". reorganize The office of the prime minister said Friday that this is done in consultation with Iraqi officials, according to Iraq but that is not true and the country is never made ​​aware of.

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