Iraq - Q&A - Excerpts from the daily press briefing (Nov. 29, 2017)


With respect to the Kurdish situation and the disputed territories in Iraq, the Hashd al-Shaabi forced Kurds from their homes, looted and burned their houses in Tuz Khurmatu. Yesterday, the Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government called on the international community to act. Do you have any comment?

R - France reiterates that the status of the disputed territories must be resolved through dialogue and negotiation within the framework provided by the Iraqi Federal Constitution and compliance with humanitarian international law.

It calls on all the parties to exercise restraint and responsibility.

With the military defeat of Daesh, a phase of national reconciliation and reconstruction is beginning in Iraq, and France stands with all Iraqis.