Canada planning to arm the Peshmerga forces

14/07/2016 - 17:19 Published in News/Kurdistan

Canadian Defense Minister Harjit Sajjan, on Wednesday confirmed that his government plans to arm the Peshmerga forces.

Sajjan at a press conference in Kuwait said that "his country intends to provide light weapons to the Peshmerga forces to support them in their fight against ISIS but without providing any information about the types of weapons or the timetable for delivery.