17 °C

Turkey to send delegation to Iraq

Turkey to send delegation to Iraq

Turkey to send delegation to Iraq

Turkey will send a special delegation of both Foreign Ministry and military officials to Iraq tomorrow to reiterate that the target of Turkey's cross-border operations into northern Iraq is the terrorist PKK and that great efforts are being made to avoid harming civilians. The delegation will meet with the government's Shiite, Sunni and Kurdish representatives, and is also expected to be received by Iraqi President Jalal Talabani.