The Commander-in-Chief, Mustafa Al-Kadhimi, chairs an emergency meeting of the Ministerial Council for National Security.
Prime Minister Commander-in-Chief Mustafa Al-Kadhimi chairs an emergency meeting for the Ministerial Council for National Security.
The Council condemned the brutal Turkish attack on a tourist resort in Dohuk Governorate which caused the martyrdom and injury of several civilians.
After an extensive discussions, the Ministerial Council for National Security agreed a range of measures, including the following:
- Direct the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to prepare a complete dossier of the continuous Turkish attacks on Iraqi sovereignty, and to submit an urgent complaint in this regard to the United Nations Security Council.
- Direct the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to summon the Turkish ambassador to Iraq and relay this condemnation.
- Recall the Iraqi Chargé d’Affairs from Ankara for consultation and suspend ongoing procedures for appointing a new Iraqi ambassador to Turkey.
- Demand that Turkey submits a formal apology and withdraws its military forces from Iraqi territories.