National Alliance proposes the formation of committees to address the outstanding issues between Baghdad and Erbil

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suggest that the National Alliance delegation to the President of the Kurdistan region , Massoud Barzani, on Saturday, the formation of a joint political committee to address the outstanding issues between Baghdad and Erbil.

A member of the Alliance MP Ali Keywords during a news conference in Erbil in the presence of a number of members of the coalition and political leaders in response, “We proposed to the Barzani and the Kurdish leaders to form a joint political committees between the coalition and the Kurdistan region.” 

Keywords and added that “there are issues that need to dialogue and understanding and treatments of a constitutional nature , ” asserting that “we talk with an open heart.” 

For his part, the spokesman for the Iraqi Islamic Supreme Council of Maaleh Hamid said during the conference that “national reconciliation draft paper rescue the current situation and are based on the fact that the situation in Iraq suffered from vibrations.” 

Maaleh He pointed out that ” the project is a securities touched the problems of Iraqis, and able to provide all the ingredients leaves out legislation.” 

And reached the National Alliance delegation led by Ammar al – Hakim on Saturday to Arbil and met with the President of the Kurdistan region , Massoud Barzani also met with Kurdish parties held there.

NATO’s in-country training program of Iraqi soldiers set to begin


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Iraqi forces during a NATO training exercise in Amman, Jordan. Photo: Jake Tupman/NATO Channel
Iraqi forces during a NATO training exercise in Amman, Jordan. Photo: Jake Tupman/NATO Channel

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – NATO will begin a small training program in Iraq on Sunday, focusing on countering the threats of improvised explosive devices (IEDs).

“The training inside Iraq is modest, but it is scalable, and I believe NATO both can and should do more,” NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg told the Wall Street Journal. “This is a start, and then we will assess, work with allies and look at what more we can do.”

A team of 10 NATO officers are permanently stationed in Iraq. In addition, small teams will rotate into the country for specific training programs. They will initially train 30 Iraqi soldiers in countering the threat of IEDs who will then take the knowledge back to their units, the Journal reported.

The military alliance will also provide protective equipment.

NATO has already trained hundreds of Iraqi officers in Jordan; the move into Iraq is to expand that existing program, Stoltenberg said last December, noting that “building local capacity” was essential as ISIS is defeated in the country and Iraq will face the challenge of holding the regained territory.


Airline alliance waging a 38 raid on Daesh sites in Iraq and Syria


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international coalition forces led by the United States 38 raid on a terrorist Daesh gangs in Iraq and Syria sites during the last 24 hours.
The central leadership of the operations of the international coalition in a statement Saturday it had carried out seven raids targeted Daesh sites in Iraq near areas of Hawija, Erbil and Mosul.
He said it carried out 31 raids against Daesh sites near Abu Kamal in Syria and door areas and Raqqa and Idlib.

In compliance with the court order .. US Secretary cancel “ban Trump”


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{International: Euphrates News} announced the US State Department on Saturday, it will be allowed for people who hold valid visas to travel to the United States, an obligation by virtue of a federal judge in Seattle stopped the Executive Order issued by President Donald Trump.
A statement issued by a ministry official, “we retreat from the temporary suspension of visas and people who hold visas they have not been canceled can travel if applicable.”
Earlier Saturday, described Trump ‘s decision to suspend his decree that temporarily prohibits the entry of the citizens of seven countries, as “ridiculous.”
US President wrote on “Twitter” in a series of Tweets morning the day after thedecision: “This is what is called the judge, which deprives our country of law enforcement opinion, is ridiculous and will be canceled.”
Trump confirmed that the judge ‘s decision will display the country ‘s “big problems”.
The court issued a Seattle, Washington, on Friday, a decision to stop the temporary work Trump ‘s decision to suspend the executive exodus of refugees and visitors from seven countries , most of the population are Muslims, are Iran, Syria, Iraq, Sudan, Libya, Yemen and Somalia.
After this decision, the US Customs and Border allowed to re – issuance of visas to those affected by the decision of the US president.
The court stated in its decision to pause in the application of the Pan American States.
The temporary restraining order, issued by Judge major challenge for the president ‘s decision, although he still can manage to appeal the verdict .anthy



Hakim meet with Barzani and the region looking to strengthen the relationship with the central government



Since 04/02/2017 18:34 pm (Baghdad time)

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The head of the National Alliance, Mr. Ammar al-Hakim during his meeting with the President of the Kurdistan region, Massoud Barzani, to the mosque and reassuring project preserves the rights of all to overcome the challenges of the post-Daesh.

The presidency of the coalition said in a statement I followed / balances News / Saturday, he said that “the two sides discussed during the meeting in Arbil today, developments in the political and security situation and the war on Daesh, and ways to strengthen the region relationship with the central government in Baghdad and overcome all the problems and differences.”

The statement said, “The two sides discussed developments in the political and security situation and the war on Daesh, and ways to strengthen the region relationship with the central government in Baghdad and overcome all the problems and differences.

The two sides, according to the statement, “Iraq’s need for a draft omnibus reassuring and preserves the rights of all to overcome the challenges and secretions post Daesh terrorist.”

He said the leadership of the coalition of citizen Fadi al-Shammari balances News that “the National Alliance’s delegation arrived in Arbil for a series of talks with officials of the regional government in the framework of communication with the Kurdistan region of Iraq.”

“The visit of the National Alliance delegation, headed by Mr. Ammar al-Hakim, in Kurdistan, come for dialogue, consultation and discuss and exchange views with partners in the homeland around the post Daesh gangs of terror, and that al-Hakim will be meeting in Arbil and Sulaymaniyah with the various forces of Kurdistan and will put everyone in the image of the national settlement project as well, to emphasize the importance of cooperation and understanding and work to protect the political experience and the democratic process, that carry our people in all factions, and its components great sacrifices in the process. ”

He added that “This visit has great strategic importance because the Kurdish forces and the coalition forces have a strategic cooperation in the opposition stage, and in the stage of building the state after the fall and today bear a moral imperative in the sustainability of the political process and to correct its tracks.”

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Progress for Reform and Development Institute will hold a panel discussion on monetary policy in the country



Institute for the progress of the policies of development systems in Baghdad on Saturday, a seminar titled (monetary policy challenges) in the presence of the governor of the Iraqi Central Bank on the Keywords and representatives of the financial and banking sectors of the economy including the Association of private banks.
And accept the central bank governor at the beginning of the seminar functions and powers of the bank in the field of monetary policy, which is to maintain the Sarabv by selling the currency and achieving balance and Alastaqraralnkadi window, preventing money washed and financing of terrorism, smuggling crimes.
 Noting the need for the independence of the central bank, which vary from state to state depending on the fiscal policy of the country.
In answering to the intervention Alkhbayralaguetsada Bassem Jamil Antoine about the reasons for not granting loans to the industrial sector, similar to the commercial banking sector into financing large and medium enterprise initiative, Keywords that the central bank stressed launched this $ 5 trillion Danarda’m initiative and the financing of these projects despite the current financial crisis, noting that the stop happening now in this area is not due to the central bank, but the government apparatus.
For its part called on the Iraqi private banks association to involve members of the financial and economic parliamentary committees in seminars devoted to discuss the challenges faced by the private monetary policy, the banking sector in the country in general
He said the Association adviser Samir Alnasiri Speaking at a seminar hosted by the progress the Institute for Development Policy in the presence of Governor of the Central Bank on the Keywords under the challenges of monetary policy title on Saturday that the private banking sector faces a real big challenges, including the reluctance of a large segment of citizens deposit their savings in banks and withdraw another department Adaathm not for reasons of reputation risks
He pointed out that banks Kasso faces other challenges of the acquisition Government banks to 86 percent of the total deposits, as well as the effects of the financial crisis and its impact on the size of deposits in banks
Alnasiri and touched on the problems and challenges of other private banks are still exposed, including the theft of the terrorist organization Daesh $ 9 trillion dinars from 126 of its branches in the provinces occupied,
He also pointed to the detention of more than 7 trillion dinars back to private banks in the Kurdistan region represent deposits citizens.