MESOP MIDEAST WATCH: UN puts Zakho massacre on agenda: Almost 23,000 violations documented / ERDOGANS WAR IN NORTH IRAQ

The Iraqi government brought up the massacre carried out by the Turkish state in Zakho at the UN Security Council. Baghdad emphasized Ankara’s expansionist policies and documented 22,740 violations. ANF, Wednesday 27 July 2022


In a message sent to the Security Council concerning the Turkish attack on 20 July, the Iraqi Foreign Ministry said that “22,740 Turkish violations have been documented”.

“The Turkish attack resulted from its expansionist policies and there is no security or military agreement with Ankara,” the ministry said.

“Baghdad demands an apology from the Turkish side for Iraq and its people,” the ministry added.

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