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Wednesday, July 26, 2023

Iraq-Rafale File Update: Lecornu brings disappointing newsnote

The French Minister of the Armed Forces Sebastien Lecornu visited Baghdad earlier this month (18/7/2023). During his visit, he met with the Iraqi Prime Minister Mohammad Shia Al-Sudani and the Minister of Defense Thabet Mohammad Al-Abbasi.

Lecornu delivered the French point of view regarding the Rafale fighter file and the obstacles halting the deal.

Tactical Report prepared a report (368 words) to highlight this matter, including:

- The obstacles stopping the deal

- French precondition to proceed with a deal

- Al-Sudani’s reaction on the French point of view

- France’s preferences and priorities concerning defense relations with Iraq

The report also highlights the meeting between Lecornu and Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani. 


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