The Former Iraqi PM Nouri al-Maliki announced today that if Israel attacks continue Iraq will have strong response.
If Israel continues the attacks on Iraq, Iraq will become a battlefield for a great war which will include more than one country including Iran, said a statement issued by Malki’s press office.
Malki threatened Israel strongly if it is behind the airstrikes which targeted the militias of Hashd al-Shaabi.
Malki’s statement came hours after two US officials confirmed that Israel was responsible for targeting Hashd al-Shaabi militias.
Malki is an Iraqi politician; he was Prime Minister of Iraq from 2006 to 2014. He is secretary-general of the Islamic Dawa Party the fourth-largest parliamentary bloc in parliament with 25 seats.