Fatah reached and the Federal Ministry of Oil to an agreement with the Kurdistan Regional Government recently on oil revenues, the door of optimism tangible improvement in the relationship between Baghdad and Erbil, weather and health to resolve the outstanding issues between the two sides. He and oil minister, Adel Abdul Mahdi, the Sabbath, that the oil agreement between the central government and the regional government will raise Iraqi oil production, pointing out that the provincial non-oil producers will get a portion of oil imports to the producing provinces. And that it would achieve justice among all.
The Oil Ministry announced Friday an agreement between the governments in Baghdad and Erbil, whereby the federal government transferred $ 500 million to the Government of the Region in the recent development of 150 thousand barrels of crude oil per day at the disposal of the Federal Government.
Oil: the beginning of a comprehensive, just and constitutional solutions
At a time when the Kurdistan Regional Government announced on Thursday (November 13, 2014), for enabling the two sides to reach an agreement to create an equal and comprehensive solution to all outstanding issues between the federal government and the Kurdistan Regional Government problems, considered the Federal Ministry of Oil on Friday that the agreement will not constitute a final solution It opens the way for the start of the development of “a comprehensive, just and constitutional” to all outstanding matters, as pointed out that respect this agreement by both parties will ensure the return of some one million barrels of oil a day to the Treasury. Solutions
In this regard, see the former oil minister Ibrahim Bahr al-Ulum said the current political, economic and security environment contributed to reaching an agreement that paves a new phase in the relationship between the two sides. He cautioned Bahr al-Ulum, in an interview with Radio Free Iraq that the success of the agreement is based on the commitment of the parties to apply its provisions, given the need for joint coincided with a significant drop in oil prices in the international market, which adds another element to the feasibility of the agreement.
For his part, the ministry spokesman Assem Jihad, said the agreement comes within the government declared the application to their curriculum and marks the beginning of a solution to the outstanding differences between the center and the region, pointing out that the decline in Iraqi oil exports harms the national economy and thus the economy of the region
He pointed to the Kurdish parliament member Abdul Salam Berwari in touch with Radio Free Iraq that the common perception of federalism and the powers of the province and the federal government, would resolve the differences between the center and the region and to reach a broader agreements.
Between a gesture of goodwill, and external pressures
Kurdish media advisor to the Kurdistan Parliament Tariq essence sees the agreement as a goodwill gesture from Baghdad about the region, believing it to be a preliminary step to resolve other pending issues, and points out in an interview with Radio Free Iraq that the amount of $ 500 million to be paid by the federal government to the province will not cover only half the needed the province to pay its employees’ salaries.
And alert the essence that several files to be resolved and the agreement Kalmoisna and salaries Peshmerga and Kurdish participation in the federal government and other disputed territories, wishing that result in the visit of Prime provincial government Nechirvan Barzani to Baghdad for the anticipated positive results in this direction
Despite that, a political analyst Abdul Amir Hungary finds in Baghdad and Erbil agreement is an important step to resolve the dispute and to calm the tension files, but it can alert you to a broader problems contested steps which may encounter in the future objections, either in the region or in the center
Despite hailing the recent agreement between Baghdad and Erbil, but the head of the Iraqi Group for Strategic Studies confident Hashemi does not show significant optimistic based on the demands of the region that the roof is often increased in previous agreements, and often cause things back in the first box says. He pointed to the influence of al-Hashemi pressing external factors that pushed the region to coordinate work with Baghdad, referring in his interview with Radio Free Iraq to the position of the United States and other countries about the legitimacy of the region to export oil without the approval of Baghdad.
The oil minister, Adel Abdul-Mahdi, said in a statement Saturday that the latest agreement with the Kurdistan Regional Government is to start by first steps to rebuild confidence and resolve differences in a comprehensive, just and constitutional after the crisis escalated, and formed a rift threatens not economic, security and political interests, but also threatens national unity as well. “
In the meantime, the United Nations welcomed the agreement reached by the Iraqi government and the Kurdistan region of Iraq, saying that the first Manmh.oukal step Representative of the Secretary General of the International Organization in Iraq, Nikolay Mladenov said in a statement Friday that this agreement is an important first step towards the creation of a comprehensive and just solution and for all the outstanding constitutional issues, Mhiraely it will now allow employees to receive their salaries in the region, while pointing out that this agreement will make the Kurdistan resume its contribution to the federal budget.
Expert: Crisis does not lead to the development
On the economic side sees expert Majid picture in the oil agreement reciprocal pros between the federal government and the province, and an indication of the awareness of everyone that the crisis does not lead to the construction of the development, and that the agreement would raise the revenues of Iraq’s oil concrete proportions help in the restoration of confusion in the financial situation and new entitlements . He praised the agreement as a step economist reflect the Oil Ministry and the Iraqi government interest in general promotion of the concept of ownership of the oil of the Iraqi people and strengthen the administrative role of the provinces in this aspect
The head of the Kurdistan Regional Government Nechirvan Barzani said in a press conference in Erbil on atheist th of this month on the best solutions for the region lies in reaching an agreement with the Iraqi government in the oil sector and issues related to export, in order to end the relationship between the two problems, revealing for that Erbil hopes to be exporting 450 000 barrels of oil per day from wells region by the end of this year, and is aiming to increase to 800 thousand barrels per day, the end of next year.
So called economic expert Majid picture to re-oil contracts signed by the federal government with the oil companies as well as the audit participation and service contracts signed by the Kurdistan Regional Government away from Baghdad to assess.
You will always see the spring, the recent agreement between Baghdad and Erbil, Iraqi or shorts such as spring weather? So he asked the President of the Iraqi Group for Strategic Studies confident Hashemi pointing out that the participation of the Kurds in the political, economic and security the Iraqi decision directly and responsibly, means participation in the full responsibility, especially at the level of the financial crisis facing Iraq today.
Participated in the audio file Radio Free Iraq correspondent in Baghdad, Hazim al-Shara and innocent chaste.