Iraq News - Local News - Baghdadpost

Iran ‘meddling’ a ‘huge violation of Iraqi sovereignty’: US

5f627719-37ef-4852-9446-ca0dd1e0b30c_16x9_788x442
The United States on Friday accused Iran of meddling in Iraq’s quest to form a government, calling it a “huge violation” of sovereignty.

“We are encouraging neighbors not to meddle and undermine the constitution of the country,” said David Schenker, the top US diplomat for the Middle East, according to Al Arabiya..

Pointing to elite Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani’s presence in Baghdad, Schenker said: “It is unorthodox and it is incredibly problematic and it is a huge violation of Iraqi sovereignty.”
Read
Comments