The US has threatened Iraq with sanctions in case of purchase of the Russian s-400

the First Deputy assistant Secretary of state for Near Eastern Affairs Joey hood said that if Iraq to buy Russian s-400, it may “become a trigger sanctions.” It is advised not to make such purchases, reports RIA Novosti.

Earlier the Wall Street Journal, referring to the Iraqi Parliament, said that Baghdad is considering the purchase of Russian s-400, and that consultations with Russia on this issue has already started.

Iraq’s Purchase of s-400 — the answer to the concern that the States may deny to Baghdad in its support.