- MARCH 6, 2013
Asked the U.S. administration of Iraq yesterday guarantees to stop the use of airspace and territory in the transfer of weapons to support President Bashar al-Assad, during talks between Deputy U.S. Secretary of State William Burns and Iraqi National Security Adviser Faleh al-Fayad, who was accompanied by a delegation of leaders of the Dawa Party, which is headed Nuri al-Maliki.
Washington had asked Baghdad to preventing Iranian aircraft from crossing Iraqi airspace or use of airports during the transport of weapons to support Assad. Turkey inspect Russian planes and cross Iranian airspace towards Syria. The State Department announced the U.S. in a statement on the meeting between Burns and hospitality in Washington to discuss bilateral and regional issues, and shared commitment to a long-term partnership under the strategic framework agreement between the two countries. Burns urged the Iraqi government to ensure that the movement of any weapons to Syria through the airspace or territory of Iraq.
The U.S. side agreed to send a delegation to Baghdad in the coming weeks to discuss the Syrian situation in detail, and discussed strengthening cooperation on border security. Turning research into Iraqi politics, and the two sides discussed the importance of resolving differences through dialogue and provide Altnaullac and the need to show all Iraqi political parties greater flexibility to reach a consensus on measures to eliminate the concerns of the Iraqi people. Meanwhile his part pointed CENTCOM commander of U.S. forces Gen. James Matiz, yesterday that Iran is supporting the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in his war against the opposition forces, revealing that the Iranian Revolutionary Guard directly involved in the war, and it brings warriors from other countries. And revealed Matiz lush U.S. military official in the Middle East, a statement about the conditions of the area in front of Congress for a silent plan in cooperation with the countries of the region, for rapid intervention in the event of the collapse of the Syrian regime. On the concerns of the use of chemical weapons, Matiz said he and despite the transfer of chemical weapons facilities safe, but that there is a growing concern of low secure those facilities, because of the war.
For its part, rejected the Kurdistan Regional Government forces island developed by the Prime Minister and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces recently opened a command center in Sinjar.
He has ordered the transfer of military units and ratios officers loyal to the area of the island, which include Anbar to the border with Syria after receiving reports that military units stationed in the region is able to confront the militants who are attacking. The Kurdish sources said that the provincial government is concerned to find the Peshmerga forces besieged Tigris processes developed by al-Maliki of the contested areas and has set up its headquarters in Diyala, which has not been accepted by the provincial government also demanding a rerun to Baghdad.
On the other hand officer was killed and two people were injured, one officer was wounded, yesterday, in a separate security incidents in Iraq.
A source in Kirkuk that Bastakbarat officer Army’s Fourth Brigade, a bomb targeting a military patrol southwest of the city.
He said the bomb exploded on patrol belonging to the Fourth Brigade of the Army band 12 on the road between Kirkuk and Tikrit within the administrative border of hand Rashad killing officer with the rank of lieutenant.
In Baghdad, a security source said an explosive device adhesive civilian car belonging to an officer with the rank of lieutenant, exploded as it passed on the highway in the Ghazaliya district of western Baghdad, wounding him and causing material damage to drive.
Also in Baghdad, injured an employee in the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research injured in a bomb explosion adhesive south-east of the city by car.
The police source said that an explosive device exploded car adhesive employee at the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in its progress on the main road in the Zafaraniyah area southeast of Baghdad, wounding him seriously injured and causing material damage to drive.
As a parked car bomb exploded near a police station peace in the village, Kanaos, northern Tikrit Salahuddin province, without causing casualties except material damage to a number of civilian buildings.
5 people were killed, including 3 of the Iraqi police, yesterday, two separate attacks in Anbar province.
And a local security source said that a policeman was killed when a roadside bomb exploded under his car personal western city of Ramadi, the provincial capital.
The IED exploded under a car in passing policeman area five kilometers west of Ramadi afternoon, killing him on the spot.
In the same province, killing 4 people, including two policemen, were killed an armed attack in northern Ramadi.
Local said unidentified gunmen traveling in a civilian car opened fire yesterday afternoon, from machine guns towards checkpoint police station in Albuaped area north of Ramadi, killing two of its members, as well as two civilians encounter they passed the place of the accident moment it happened.
A policeman and a civilian were wounded when a roadside bomb targeting a police patrol in western Baghdad, police killed a leading al-Qaeda in Diyala province yesterday.
The police source said that a bomb exploded at the side of the road in the central district of Shuhada neighborhood district of Abu Ghraib yesterday at the passing police patrol, wounding one of its elements and a civilian marks the passing of the time of the blast, police said.
The source, who asked not to be named security force rushed to the closure of the scene, and transported the wounded to hospital.
In Diyala province, a police source said yesterday carried out a security force proactive security operation southwest of Baquba, killing al Qaeda leader when he tried to escape, and the arrest of one of his aides.