SAWT BEIRUT INTERNATIONAL

| 10 August 2022, Wednesday |

Erdogan says attack on Iraq’s Dohuk a terrorist act aimed at harming Turkey-Iraq ties

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said that a recent attack on a mountain resort in the northern province of Dohuk, Iraq, that left nine people dead, was carried out by “terrorists” and was intended to damage relations between Turkey and Iraq.

Speaking to state broadcaster TRT Haber, Erdogan said Turkey had informed its NATO allies, including the United States, and Iraqi authorities of its position on the attack, and added that he called on Iraq not to fall for the propaganda by Kurdish militants.

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  • Reuters