The Iraqi Army issues an explanation for the deployment of troops near Sulaymaniyah and Erbil

Tuesday, 26 December 2017 16:43

The Joint Operations Command, on Tuesday issued an explanation for the "mobilization" of Iraqi army forces near the provinces of Sulaymaniyah and Erbil.

"These forces have been around for a long time, when they are redeployed in the disputed areas," Brigadier General Yehia Rasool told Shafaq news.

He accused some of the media of broadcasting news that he described as "inaccurate," he said.