Including Shi'ite militias in Mosul operation will not bring peace - Turkish foreign minister

Including Shi'ite militias in an offensive to drive Islamic State out of the Iraqi city of Mosul will not bring peace but the participation of Turkish-trained forces was important to the operation's success, Turkey's foreign minister said on Friday.
Mevlut Cavusoglu told a news conference that Turkey was ready to support fully the operation to push the Islamist militants out of their Iraqi stronghold.
(Reporting by Tulay Karadeniz and Ece Toksabay; Writing by Daren Butler)
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7 October 2016 in World News, Views: 32
Source: Reuters
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