France announces new aid for the region

12/04/2016 - 18:15 Published in NEWS

President of the Kurdistan Regional Government Nechirvan Barzani, with the French defense minister discussed the situation on the battlefield against ISIS and to provide assistance to the Peshmerga forces.

According to a government statement, that French Defense Minister Jan Ev  Lodrian praised the courage of the Peshmerga forces and their role in the fight against terrorism, declaring that "the war against ISIS is our war, too, and the terrorists who face the Peshmerga forces ,are those who carry out bombings and terrorist acts in France and other countries ".

The meeting also discussed the current situation in Iraq and the Kurdistan region in general and the latest developments in the war against ISIS and ongoing plans for the Liberation of Mosul . The two sides stressed in this regard the need to Liberate Mosul ,and Peshmerga role in the process and the need to coordinate with the Iraqi forces and the international coalition forces in the operation.