Iraqi Prime Minister refused “to pay U.S. oil” for help in the fight against ISIS

Премьер Ирака отказался "платить США нефтью" за помощь в борьбе с ИГ

The Prime Minister of Iraq Haider al-Abadi said that he expects the administration elected President of the USA of Donald trump increase logistical support in the fight against the terrorist group “Islamic state” (IG, is prohibited in Russia), reports the associated Press.

The politician refused to consider the Iraqi oil as a possible “fee” for their assistance, which, according to the Agency, said Donald trump during his election campaign. Al-Abadi said that already met with trump on the phone.

The Iraqi Premier also predicted the imminent defeat of the militants who lack the “courage” to provide serious resistance in Mosul.

The operation to liberate Mosul from Islamic state terrorists who seized it in 2014 continues with October 17. In the attack involved several law enforcement agencies of Iraq with active support from aviation of the international coalition headed by the USA.