Turkey welcomes choice of new Iraq leader

"We call on all Iraqi political leaders to act in consensus and support the formation of the new government" the Turkish Foreign Ministry said in a written statement.

Turkey welcomes choice of new Iraq leader

World Bulletin/News Desk

Turkey welcomed the naming of Haider al-Abadi as Iraq's new prime minister-delegate on Tuesday and called on Iraq's political leaders to back his efforts to form a new government.

"It is a positive and important development for the Iraqi President Fouad Masoum to mandate Haider al-Abadi as prime minister ... We wish him success in his post," the Turkish Foreign Ministry said in a written statement.

"We call on all Iraqi political leaders to act in consensus and support the formation of the new government."

Güncelleme Tarihi: 12 Ağustos 2014, 22:46

Muhammed Öylek

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