Iraqi Turkmen Front President: Various political groups obstructed the opening of Kirkuk Airport.

06 Eylül 2018

Iraqi Turkmen Front President and Kirkuk MP Erşat Salihi demanded that the Iraqi Prime minister Haydar İbadi intervene without delay to have the  Kirkuk Airport opened.

Salihi said that the postponement of the opening of the airport to an unknown future date had been a shock to us as well as hundreds of thousands of Kirkuk citizens. He said that in addition to a political group that opposed the enforcement of law and order in Kirkuk as well as the Iraqi Ministry for De    fense opposed the opening of the airport which has caused the postponement.