United States - Iraq - Q&A - Excerpts from the daily press briefing (17.09.18)


Q – The White House accused Tehran of allowing its allies to conduct attacks against the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad as well as the U.S. consulate in Basra last week. Washington warned Iran that it would respond swiftly and decisively in the event of further attacks. Do you have any response?

A – France condemns all attacks against foreign diplomatic facilities in Iraq and the Iraqi institutions as well as any infringement of Iraq’s sovereignty.