NATO’s assistance to Iraq (Archived)

  • Last updated: 01 Sep. 2015 16:13

The Alliance demonstrated its commitment to helping Iraq create effective armed forces and, ultimately, provide for its own security by establishing the NATO Training Mission-Iraq (NTM-I) in 2004. It was withdrawn from Iraq on 31 December 2011 when the mandate of the mission expired and agreement could not be reached on the legal status of NATO troops operating in the country.


  • The NATO Training Mission-Iraq or NTM-I was established in 2004 to help Iraq create effective armed forces.
  • It was set up at the re