International coalition confirms continued training of Peshmerga forces

22/10/2018 - 16:52 Published in News/Kurdistan

The US-led international coalition against ISIS on Monday confirmed its continued training of the Peshmerga forces, said Jabbar Yawar, secretary-general of the Peshmerga ministry.

Jabbar Yawar on his page on Facebook, pointed out that the meeting, on Monday, between representatives of the International Coalition and the Ministry of Peshmerga in Erbil, dealt with the events and developments in the security during the past days in different areas of Iraq, stressing that "the reports showed the continued movements of ISIS , caused killing and wounding many of them ".

"The meeting stressed the coordination between the Peshmerga forces and the Iraqi army, in order to reduce the movements of ISIS and the return of displaced persons to their areas."

He also pointed to the affirmation of the two sides ,the International Coalition and the Ministry of Peshmerga on the need to continue the training of Peshmerga forces.