US Central Command: Our combat presence in Iraq will be long-term
The commander of the US Central Command, General Kenneth Mackenzie, said Saturday that his country’s combat forces will be in the territory of Iraq long-term, between the US forces will withdraw from Syria gradually.
“We are confident that our presence will be long-term in Iraq, and our presence in Iraq is to combat terrorism,” McKinsey said in an interview with Sky News. “The best long-term solution to groups such as” Effective local security “.
“In the long term we will reduce the number of our troops in Syria, and this will be done with caution,” he said.
The political blocs have announced, on Saturday, its intention to host the Prime Minister, Adel Abdul Mahdi and security leaders on US interventions in Iraq. Source