The Iraqi-NATO defense relations are expected to reach a new level in the coming months, with a focus on developing the capabilities of the Iraqi Air Force (IQAF).
The Iraqi Ministry of Defense was informed by the Italian Minister of Defense Guido Crosetto, and the French Minister for the Armed Forces Sébastien Lecornu that NATO is already reviewing the requests of the IQAF to procure advanced fighters.
What might stop the European countries from meeting the IQAF requests?
Which European countries are supporting Iraq?
Will Iraq consider procuring advanced fighters from other countries if delays persist?
What about the U.S. position?
Tactical Report has prepared a 338-word report to answer these questions and more.