Iraq seizes 2 U.S.-led coalition planes carrying arms to Iraq’s Kurdistan region

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Iraq Seizes 2 US-Led Coalition Aircraft Carrying Arms Cargoes to Kurdistan

(FNA) ~ The Iraqi government has seized two planes of the US-led anti-ISIL coalition member states that were carrying weapons to the Kurdistan Region without prior coordination or information of Baghdad, Head of the Iraqi Parliament’s Security and Defense Commission Hakem al-Zameli disclosed on Monday.

“The inspection committee in Baghdad International Airport has found a huge number of rifles equipped with silencers, as well as light and mid-sized weapons,” Zameli said.

He noted that a Swedish and a Canadian airplanes were going to fly to Iraq’s Kurdistan region, but they were seized after arms caroges were discovered.

Zameli called on the Iraqi foreign ministry to question the international coalition in this regard and warn the coalition members to avoid such moves in future.

“The US ambassador to Baghdad has tried to send the weapons to the Iraqi Kurdistan region…

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