Kurdistan Regional Government vows to punish attackers of Turkish base in N Iraq
ANKARA - Anadolu Agency
The regional government in northern Iraq on Jan. 26 stated the perpetrators of an attack on a Turkish military base in the region will be punished.
The KRG will launch a comprehensive investigation into the incident, read the statement.
Earlier on Jan. 26, the Turkish Defense Ministry said a base belonging to Turkish Armed Forces in northern Iraq was attacked.
There was a partial damage to vehicles and equipment in the attack, it said, adding that necessary measures were being taken regarding the incident.
Meanwhile, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu discussed the issue with KRG leader Nechirvan Barzani in a telephone conversation in the evening on Jan. 26.