US threatens to shoot down any Iraqi warplane targeting Kurds

Iraqi and Kurdish sources reported Monday that the US had warned the Al-Abadi government against deploying the Iraqi air force against Kurdish targets in the fighting which erupted around the oil town of Kirkuk Monday. The US Air Force would shoot the Iraqi planes down, Baghdad was warned. The US also informed the Iraqi government that its military offensive against the Kurds over Kirkuk constituted a flagrant violation of Clause 9 of the Iraqi constitution, as well as a breach of Iraqi-US agreements which prohibit the use of military force for resolving internal political disputes.

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2 thoughts on “US threatens to shoot down any Iraqi warplane targeting Kurds

  • Oct 16, 2017 @ 19:47 at 19:47
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    Iraq is subservient to Iran so no chance Iraq will follow the agreements made in the past, therefore all the US will have to do is blow up their own planes donated or sold to Iraq in the last 15 years, then bring them to their senses.
    In the movie industry their is a saying “Don’t start with the zohan” 🙂

    god bless the USA and ISRAEL saviours of the real humanity

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  • Oct 17, 2017 @ 8:45 at 8:45
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    The Kurds acted wisely and that shows they are ready for a country. The strong will not follow the unwise in there act of foolishness. Iraqi and IRCG terrorist be warn silence isn’t an act of cowardice but strength. Israel attacked the Syrian SAM Batteries 3hrs later that is strenght so don’t celebrate victory yet. The Kurds are very ready for war but are much ready and better for a country. They don’t want to build a nation out of war. The people decided for a referendum and the got what the wanted. Support the dream of the Kurds people make peace before its too late.

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