The political situation between Turkey and Iraq is at its worst. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has reiterated that his forces will strongly participate in liberating Mosul from ISIS. Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi responded by warning against provoking a confrontation if Turkey participated in the battle. Disputes go beyond the city of Mosul and reflect the struggle and threats facing the region.
Despite the threats against its interests, I don’t think the Turkish leadership has the desire for a confrontation even though its army is much stronger than Iran’s and Iraq’s and is also better equippedAbdulrahman al-Rashed