The Prime Minister of Iraq Haidar al-Abadi criticized on the statement of U.S. Secretary of defense Ashton Carter, under which Iraq is expected to send more commando units that are designed for independent action.
«We don’t need foreign ground troops on our land. The government States that both military operations and the deployment of foreign troops in Iraq requires prior permission and respect for the sovereignty of our state», — said the head of government.
1 December, the Minister of defense stated that Iraq will be permanently deployed a contingent of special forces of the American army. His task is the application of point strikes on Islamic state in Syria and Iraq.
«In Syria, all will feel our presence. At night no one will know who will come through the window,» said the Minister, speaking to the leaders of both factions of the us Congress. He stressed that the commandos, members of the expeditionary force, will operate independently.