IRAQ URGES TURKEY TO WITHDRAW FORCES FROM MOSUL

Iraq's Prime Minister, Haider Al-Abadi, has urged Turkey to swiftly withdraw its military forces, from his country's northern territories.

Al-Abadi made his remarks, Wednesday, while meeting with Turkish Foreign Minister, Mevlut Cavusoglu, in Baghdad.

He stressed the importance of boosting regional cooperation, in countering terrorism and eradicating its ideologies that pose a great danger on the region and the world.

For his part, Cavusoglu conveyed Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan's congratulations to the Iraqi government, on recent victories over the Daesh.

He also affirmed Ankara's support of Baghdad's efforts, in the war against terror and full liberation of the country's territories.

The Turkish minister also expressed his country's willingness, to assist Iraq in the reconstruction and stability efforts.

He also reiterated Turkey's supportive stand, towards Iraq's unity and prosperity

Source: NAM News Network