Kurds criticize exclusion from U.S.-led coalition meeting

January 23, 2015 9:44 AM

7 0

Kurds criticize exclusion from U.S.-led coalition meeting

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - The president of Iraqi Kurdistan complained on Friday about being excluded from a meeting in London this week of the U.S.-led coalition against Islamic State, saying Kurdish fighters deserved more respect.

Masoud Barzani issued a statement saying it was "disheartening" that no Kurdish representative was invited to the meeting, where Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi called for greater military support.

Read more

To category page

Loading...