Iraq minister says asks for US air strike

ByREUTERS
June 18, 2014 18:45






DUBAI - Iraq has asked the United States to stage air attacks on Sunni Muslim insurgents, a pan-Arab television service on Wednesday reported Iraq Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari as saying.

A news alert on the Al Arabiya news channel quoted Zebari as saying: "We request the United States to launch air strikes against militants."

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