Commander of Nineveh operations says recapturing Qayyara gives momentum to Iraqi forces in southern Mosul

 

 

Coalition military assistances to Peshmerga will continue 

 

 

They want to participate in the offensive to protect Turkmens living in IS-held territories in Mosul 

 

 

Kurdish envoy to the United States says Peshmerga will take part in Mosul operation

 

 

Sending heavy and standard weapons, providing military trainings are part of the MoU between US and KRG

 

 

The MoU revolves around US military and financial assistance to Peshmerga

 

 

The memorandum makes references to military and financial support to the Peshmerga forces

 

 

US will continue increasing its support for Peshmerga forces, Ashton Carter pledges 

 

 

US advisers will be deployed to the base to give instructions to the Iraqi forces

 

 

Ashton Carter met with the Iraqi officials and US commanders in Baghdad