YEMEN Press Agency

Germany suspends troop operations in Iraq

SANAA, May 15 (YPA) – A spokesman for the German Defense Ministry said on Wednesday that his country will suspend military training in Iraq due to rising tension in the region.

He claimed that Germany had no indications of possible attacks with support from Iran, adding that training programs could resume in the coming days.

The spokesman said the German armed forces had 160 soldiers taking part in training in Iraq.