Sun Oct 12 2014 23:59 | (Voice of Iraq) - Add Comment - hold 20 chiefs of staff of the armies of countries, including Iraq meeting, day after tomorrow, Tuesday, 14/10/2014, in the United States to discuss the efforts of the international coalition against the terrorist organization Daash.
said media adviser Defense Ministry Lt. Gen. Mohammed al-Askari told a news briefing: "The Chief of Army Staff Gen. Babacar Zebari will head the Iraqi delegation at this meeting."
and held the extraordinary meeting next Tuesday at Andrews Air Force Base near Washington.
was Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey, has He said: "The chiefs of staff of the armed forces of about 20 countries will meet to discuss the prospects of forming a ground force to support the aerial bombardments."
Dempsey said: "We need to ground force is not an American to facing the organization Daash", adding that "the air strikes would not be enough to eliminate Daash in Iraq and Syria. "
said an official at the Pentagon: "The meeting will be attended by the partner countries in the coalition, along with the commander of the Australian Army."
He said, "Gen. Lloyd Austin, commander of US Central Command, will be presented during the meeting a report about strikes in his capacity as supervisor of the air campaign". PUKmedia
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