Iraq - Excerpts from the daily press briefing (12.09.18)

Q – What is your response to the Iranian missile strikes on Iraqi Kurdistan targeting Iranian Kurds?

A – France strongly condemns the Iranian missiles strikes that targeted Iraqi territory on September 8.

France reaffirms the importance of respecting Iraq’s sovereignty and reiterates its concern over the development of Iranian missile programs, and to their transfers in the region.

The French President and the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs have regularly raised our concern over Iran’s regional activities with Iranian officials.