Iraq opposes cross-border attacks on Turkey, Iraqi PM Abadi tells Turkey's Yildirim

Iraqi PM, Haider al-Abadi. Photograph:( Zee News Network )

Reuters Baghdad Mar 27, 2018, 01.51 PM (IST)

Iraq`s armed forces have instructions to prevent "foreign fighters" from launching cross-border attacks on Turkey, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi told his Turkish counterpart Benali Yildirim.


Abadi`s office said on Tuesday the two officials discussed the situation on the border by telephone.