EU ready to help Iraq bring back stability – spokesperson

BRUSSELS, The European Union is following events in Iraq and the whole region and observing the situation, Peter Stano, the new spokesperson for the new EU High Representative Josep Borrell, told a news conference Monday.

“We respect the legitimate aspirations of the Iraqi people and we are standing ready to help Iraqi authorities to contribute to bring back the stability to the country,” he said.

“Because this is of the foremost importance for the people and the citizens of the country,” said Stano in his first appearance at the European Commission press conference today.

Source: Kuwait News Agency