Iraq Orders Arrest Of Ministry Official, Tribal Leader Over Call For Israel Ties

a month ago 24/09/2021
  • Iraqi authorities announced on Sunday that they had issued warrants for the arrest of two prominent Iraqis who participated in a conference calling for their country to make peace with Israel.

    Over 300 Iraqis gathered on Friday in Erbil, in Iraqs Kurdistan region, to make statements backing normalization with Israel.

    The conference was organized by the Center for Peace Communications, a New York-based group that advocates closer ties between Israel and the Arab world.

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