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The Commander Of Italian Forces In Iraq Confirms His Country’s Continued Training Of Peshmerga

Baghdad, The commander of the Italian troops in Iraq stressed "The continuation of his country in the training the Peshmerga forces, as well as the continued providing military equipment and supplies to the Peshmerga.

A statement issued by the Office of the Advisor to the Security Council of the Kurdistan region, Masroor Barzani said, the adviser of the Security Council of the Kurdistan region held a meeting Wednesday with the commander of the Italian forces in Iraq and the delegation accompanying him, "during which they discussed the latest military developments and the new mechanism to provide training to Peshmerga forces ".

"Barzani expressed his thanks to the Italian government and the coalition forces for the military support they provided, especially in the field of training and rehabilitation of the Peshmerga forces, and highlighted the reform and reorganize the Peshmerga brigades and units," the statement said.

According to the statement, "the commander of Italian forces spoke about the activities carried out by their forces, and announced that his country will continue its programs to train the Peshmerga forces in a new style, and a more sophisticated quality, and in line with the current phase in the face of terrorism."

Source: National Iraqi News Agency