Iraq's Maliki tells army that Sunni insurgents will be defeated - Israel News, Ynetnews
 
ynetnews
web


   Israel News

Israel News
World News
Israel Opinion
Jewish
Israel Business
Israel Culture
Israel Travel
Breaking News

 

Iraq's Maliki tells army that Sunni insurgents will be defeated

Published: 06.14.14, 15:23 / Israel News

BAGHDAD - Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki told army officers in the city of Samarra that volunteers were arriving to help defeat Islamist militants who have swept through Sunni Muslim territory towards Baghdad.

 

"Samarra will not be the last line of defense, but a gathering point and launchpad," Maliki said, addressing miliary officers in the city
around 100 km (60 miles) north of the capital on the road to insurgent-controlled Mosul.

 

"Within the coming hours, all the volunteers will arrive to support the security forces in their war against the gangs of ISIL. This is the beginning of the end of them," Maliki, a Shiite Muslim, said in comments broadcast on Iraqi television on Saturday after he travelled to Samarra on Friday. (Reuters)

 

  PrintPrint  Send to friendSend to friend   
Tag with Del.icio.us Bookmark to del.icio.us




 

RSS RSS | About | Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of use | Advertise with us | Site Map

Site developed by  YIT Advanced Technology Solutions

 
פיקוד העורף התרעה במרחב:
    רשימת יישובים במרחב