Obama will meet with leaders of Iraq, Nigeria and Colombia to the United Nations

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09/17/2016 – 02:11

WASHINGTON (Reuters) –

The White House said on Friday that President Barack Obama will meet with leaders of Iraq, Nigeria and Colombia at the annual meetings of the General Assembly of the United Nations the sidelines of next week.

He said deputy national security adviser to the White House Ben Rhodes told reporters that Obama will hold separate meetings with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and Nigerian President Mohammed Bukhari and Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos.


Ben Rhodes: Obama, Abadi discuss Monday a battle of Mosul

The White House announced Friday that President Barack Obama will meet Monday Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in New York, on the sidelines of the General Assembly of the United Nations.
He said Ben Rhodes, Obama adviser, said the two sides will discuss ways to combat the organization of the Islamic state Daesh, in addition to the ongoing preparations for the battle of the restoration of Mosul, the last stronghold of the organization in Iraq.
Fighters seized control of the organization to Mosul in June 2014 and hopes to restore the city of Baghdad by the end of the year higher.
Rhodes said during a press conference that Obama would discuss Abadi support the economic and political stability in Iraq.


Obama meets Iraqi prime minister Monday in New York



WASHINGTON AP b White House announced Friday that President Barack Obama will meet Monday Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on the sidelines of United Nations General Assembly in New York.

He noted Obama adviser Ben Rhodes that the two leaders will discuss the fight against the “Islamic state,” and especially the ongoing battle to restore the preparations of Mosul, Iraq’s second largest city and the last bastions of the jihadist organization in Iraq.


Baghdad operations, announced the success of the special Eid security plan


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announced that the Baghdad Operations Command, on Friday, the success of thesecurity plan for Eid Al Adha in the capital, and while confirming that there was no security breach during the holiday period, he expressed thanks to the citizens and their cooperation with the security forces.

The commander of the Baghdad Operations Maj. Gen. Gen. Jalil al-Rubaie, in a statement received (range Press), a copy of which, “The leadership announces the success of the security plan Eid Al Adha, which have not experienced any security breach,” noting that “this success came after a series of security measures taken by the Baghdad operations command, in order to provide protection to the tourist facilities, public parks and playgrounds and shopping malls and places of worship. “

He Jalil for “thanks and appreciation to all members of the armed forces commanders and commanding officers of the rank of the line of duty in a professional and sincerity”, thanking “Dear citizens for their cooperation with the implementing of the duty of the security forces and their understanding of the role of the military men and police in securing the safety and preservation of their security during Eid al-Adha period.”


Resumption of oil exports from Kirkuk




Khandan – resumed exporting oil from the North Oil Company in Kirkuk oilfields to the Turkish port of Ceyhan via the oil pipeline Kurdistan region Friday afternoon after a hiatus for days because of a defect in the pipeline link between the North Oil Company, the oil pipeline and the Kurdistan region.

He revealed Farhad Hamza, chief engineer at the North Oil Company told the “Khandan” The process of exporting oil from the North Oil Company fields resumed at 11:30 Friday afternoon.

He noted that the engineering teams managed to repair a technical defect that led to stop the export process during the given period to repair the defect.

The process of exporting oil from Kirkuk to the Turkish port of Ceyhan via the pipeline transport of oil passing through the province of Kurdistan has stopped three days ago.

Where A source at the North Oil Company in an earlier statement, “Khandan” The export of oil from Kirkuk to the Turkish port of Ceyhan stopped because of a technical glitch.


He added that oil exports stopped from returning to the company’s oil fields north (Jabbour Babacrker and Baker) since last Tuesday evening due to a technical fault in the connector pipe between the North Oil Company and the tube of the Kurdistan region, adding that stopping the export of oil was meant to fix bugs.



Macgork: Our discussions with the Kurds in the Kurdistan region and will be a good key to defeat “Daesh” once and for all




Assured US President Barack Obama’s envoy to the international coalition against al Daesh through its note on Twitter that the talks conducted by the American political and military delegation with the Kurdish parties in the Kurdistan region will be the key to the final defeat to organize Daesh.

He pointed out that the US delegation held talks with good friends in the National Union and the Democratic Party of Kurdistan province, where it was to encourage the Kurds to unite in order to defeat Daesh final.



Nechirvan Barzani receives Blinken and confirms the improvement in relations between Baghdad and Erbil


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{Baghdad: Euphrates News} The head of the Kurdistan Regional Government, Nechirvan Barzani, during a meeting with Deputy Foreign Minister of the American Anthony Blinken, said that relations between Baghdad and Arbil, “is improving.”
A statement by the provincial government, seen by the agency {Euphrates News}, that ” the President of the Kurdistan Regional Government, Nechirvan Barzani, thanked the visiting US delegation , reiterating that” the Kurdistan region is part of the international coalition will continue in its efforts to end the risks of terrorism, especially in the last period see an improvement in relations between theprovince and Baghdad , “and expressed hope that ” the expansion of coordination between Erbil and Baghdad to include other areas, especially in providing support to areas liberated from the grip of Daesh. ”
He said Barzani that” the Kurdistan region and in the light of the current situation can not receive a greater number of displaced people , “pointing to” the need toprovide the international community for more support for the region and Iraq to beable to provide services to these people expected heading to the Kurdistan region in conjunction with the launch editor of Mosul process. ”
In another aspect of his speech touched president of the Kurdistan Regional Government to the recent visit to Baghdad and meetings he held with Iraqi officials, presenting an overview of the meetings of the visiting delegation. according to the statement.
for his part, the US official expressed his happiness to visit the Kurdistan region during the meeting which was also attended by Deputy Prime Minister of theKurdistan region, Qubad Talabani, and a number of officials in the Government of the territory “transfer” thanked the US government for the people and thegovernment of Kurdistan to the embrace of such a large number of displaced people and refugees fleeing from terrorism and provide services to them. ”
the delegation pointed out that he expected” the arrival of the largest number of displaced people to the Kurdistan region with the launch editor of Mosul process ,”and urged the international community to “provide support for the region , ” and reiterated that ” the continuation of his country ‘s support for the Kurdistan region.”
also addressed the delegation during the meeting to “tournaments and sacrifices Peshmerga Kurdish forces in the war against terrorists Daesh , ” noting ” theimportance of the participation of the Peshmerga forces in the liberation of the city of Mosul process terrorists Daesh grip in coordination with the Iraqi government and the international coalition , “stressing” the need for a common plan inpreparation for the post – liberation of the city. ” the
delegation also pointed out the guest to” bilateral relations between the Kurdistan region and the United States , “expressing his” Washington ‘s willingness to strengthen those ties , “praising “reform program launched by the Kurdistan regional Government , ” hoping the government “success in its application.”
a statement by the provincial government to “discuss the political and security situation in the region, and a number of related topics, was another aspect of themeeting.”
the Blinken arrived last Tuesday to Baghdad, he met Wednesday, the Iraqi National Alliance leader Ammar al – Hakim, Prime Minister Haider al – Abadi, and Parliament Speaker Salim al – Jubouri.
For his part , Brett Macgork envoy of US President Barack Obama, Wednesday, thereasons for his visit explained , accompanied by US Deputy Secretary of State Anthony Blinken, to Baghdad to discuss liberalization of Mosul plan.
and headed the US delegation, on Thursday, to Erbil, and discussed with theregion ‘s president , Massoud Barzani, and government officials support thePeshmerga forces in the face of Daesh, as well as a humanitarian issue and help the displaced, as President Fuad Masum met at the headquarters of his Barbel.anthy