World Bank to discuss funding projects in Basra and Nasraoui gives priority to the aspects of the service



A news conference the representative of the Office of the Prime Minister and the governor of Basra and the Director of the World Bank on financing a number of projects


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Long-Presse / Basra

 He said the governor of Basra, Majed Nasraoui, on Friday, to discuss financing a number of projects with the World Bank, and pointed to give priority to turnkey projects for implementation in electricity, health and education sectors, as he emphasized the Prime Minister’s Office prepared the World Bank to provide financial assistance to Iraq and to the “mechanics unconditional “.

Said Majed Nasraoui, during a joint news conference with the representative of the Prime Minister and Director of the World Bank, held in tow hall in Sheraton Basra, attended by (long-Presse), “A delegation from the Office of the Prime Minister and the Director of the World Bank came to Basra, today, to look at a number of projects to solve it in the light of the economic crisis, “he is explaining that he” discussed with the delegation the priority and ready for implementation, which hampered the financial funding for the support of the World Bank projects. “

He Nasraoui, “The priority for its support of funding from the central bank projects are approved by the provincial council, which is water, electricity, infrastructure, health and education projects,” adding that “the delegation will discuss these projects to support the financial funding, according to the elements of the central bank to implement them more quickly.”

For his part, Deputy Director of the Prime Minister’s Office, Nofal Abu Barns, during the conference, he said that “the World Bank expressed its readiness to support the Iraqi government financial funding without conditions in order to support its reform program, passed by the House of Representatives under the direction of the Iraqi economy in line with the changes taking place in oil prices “explaining that” the basis of Iraq depends on oil and deal with the World Bank and donor institutions without conditions stipulated only that the government itself to deal transparently with the donor institutions and cooperating with Iraq. “

In turn, the representative of the World Bank, Farid Belhaj, that “the cooperation between the World Bank and Iraq is not new and we are going to pay their relationship in a positive way,” adding “there will be a working group at the technical level to translate this relationship on the ground of financial, technical and artistic to Iraq to support” noting that “the bank’s dealings with Iraq, which is absolutely no strings attached.”

Experiencing the province of Basra projects stalled since 2014 regarding the services and infrastructure due to the economic crisis and the lack of financial liquidity, despite her being investigated completion rates exceeded 50% of its implementation


It killed 60 Daesh element of the air strike targeted the headquarters of sleep over in Tal Afar


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مقتل 60 عنصراً من داعش بضربة جوية استهدفت مقراً لمبيتهم في تلعفر
It killed 60 Daesh element of the air strike targeted the headquarters of sleep over in Tal Afar

Roudao – Erbil

Declared war media cell, on Friday, killed 60 element organizing “Daesh” air strike targeted the headquarters of sleep over in the district of Tal Afar in Nineveh province.

It said the cell in a statement seen by Roudao Media Network, said that “based on the Iraqi national intelligence service information the Air Force directed air strike on a camp in which the so-called elite fighters trained in the district of Tal Afar overnight elements targeted.”

The statement added that “the strike that killed more than 60 elements of different nationalities were present at the camp. ‘”

Legal expert: general amnesty has excluded all former regime figures included corruption and terrorism offenses


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said legal expert Tareq Harb, the general amnesty passed by the House of Representatives on Thursday the law “starts amnesty for financial and administrative corruption crimes and ends with anamnesty for terrorist crimes.”
He said the war in a statement received by all of Iraq [where] a copy of it, that ” the amnesty law for crimes of all first financial and administrative corruption crimes and the most recent terrorist crimes that are included in the re – trial.”
He added , “did not exclude the amnesty law of inclusiveness pardon or pay cash allowance or retrial contained in this law , but only one case were at least two dozen number who were sentenced as men of the former regime of the ICC Olayan the rest of the crimes they are all covered by the amnesty does not even charges against the two deputies by the Minister of defense article also covered pardon . ”
He continued the war, and” did not exclude from the amnesty for financial and administrative corruption crimes , the crime of embezzlement , and this is also coverage after paying the amount ofmoney involved and excluded forgery crimes to get the positions of special grades of director general or above , and these other included a retrial note that the amnesty law covers murder and all crimes related to personal rights when the waiver. ”
said legal expert” compendium of this law that the former regime , men who are not more than twenty they only prevent the law from the buyout amnesty or pay a sum of money for a period ofimprisonment or a retrial or refund and the amnesty law which was released yesterday, and many details we will arrange allocation of words last reported. ”
the House of Representatives, has approved in its meeting, on Thursday, a draft amnesty law after adispute for years, especially the paragraph relating to the accused terrorist, where the law pointed to the formation of a judicial committee to be responsible for considering the extent of the possibility ofre – trial of the accused to Article 4 / terrorism or not, not at the request of the accused himself.

Kubis welcomes the progress made by the House of Representatives in the implementation of the legislative agenda

08/26/2016 13:03:00


Khandan – The Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq , Jan Kubis welcomed the progress made by the House ofRepresentatives in the implementation of legislative items on the agenda, which was most recently approving a general amnesty law. He said Kubis said in a statement, “This is another step towards strengthening the state building , this is legislation that was passed is a key factor in supporting efforts to achieve national reconciliation. “ he pointed Kubis that the amnesty law was preceded bybanning the Baath, which is is a party other law legislation however, and expressed the hope to take further steps to strengthen the rule of law in Iraq. he said Kubis said ,“that these laws Mzkhuran explicitly in the national political agreement in 2014 and the program of the government ofIraq, and we expect that Taatbahma other legislation, particularly the justice and accountability Law, as advertised in the political agreement and the program of the government.”