The United States provided the government of Iraq with equipment and training to combat IS (grouping is prohibited in the Russian Federation) and to protect against external threats, and not to attack parts of one of its regional governments, which are a long-standing and valuable partner of the United States,said in a published statement McCain.
He called Baghdad "not to make a mistake."
Otherwise there will be severe consequences if we continue to observe how American equipment is used in the wrong way,added senator.
Recall, on Monday, Iraqi government forces launched an operation to regain control of the province of Kirkuk. Clashes between the Iraqi army and the Kurdish militia Peshmerga occurred in the southern part of the province. Currently, the military has established control over the capital of the region and its surroundings.