Tilkaif Calls on Washington to Speed up Nineveh Plain Liberation
Tilkaif District administration called on USA to speed up areas of Nineveh Plain and Mosul and work for returning the displaced to their area after setting up a safe zone for the components.
According to a statement by Abna Al-Annahrain Bloc, Tilkaif Mayor and the Deputy Head of the Bloc, Basim Ballo has met with U.S. Assistant Secretary for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Tom Malinowski and U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Stuart E. Jones during their visit to Tilkaif Mayoralty in its alternative headquarter in Alqush sub-district.
The meeting discussed the displaced situation and ways of helping them to ease their hardship, the statement read, explaining that Ballo gave a presentation about what genocide the minorities such as Assyrian and Ezidies have faced on hands of ISIS.
The statement added that Tilkaif Adminis- tration called on U.S. to speed up liberating Nineveh Plain and the city of Mosul and work on returning the displaced to their own districts and villages, and establishing stability and harmony between components of the area, demanding a safe zone under international supervision for protecting the minorities. They also demanded help and support in reconstruction of Nineveh Plain after liberating it from ISIS.