Iraq – Fight against terrorism (12 October 2021)


France congratulates the Iraqi authorities on the arrest of Sami Jasim, a senior Daesh operative involved in the organization’s financing and logistics. This is a major blow to that terrorist organization.

France applauds the Iraqi security forces’ commitment to counterterrorism. Together with its partners, France will continue to stand by Iraq in the fight against terrorism and remains determined to continue its efforts to prevent the risk of Daesh’s resurgence.