$3 billion expected revenues of Iraqi-Syrian border outlet




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Baghdad/ Iraq TradeLink: Iraqi economic expert Abdul Rahman al-Mash-hadani expected that the Iraqi-Syrian international route will provide revenues that will reach three billion dollars annually.

He pointed that this route covered 30% of Iraqi imports, when the trade in Syrian and Jordanian outlets reached to 10 billion dollars annually during the period 2010-2014.

When Da’ish (ISIS) organization controlled these strategic outlets, the trade turned to be through Iran and Turkey.

On the other hand, the Iraqi authorities denied opening the border vents with Syria and Jordan , because they are totally closed and subject to Da’ish control.

Earlier, Syrian sources reported the opening its vent .

Iraq is connected with its neighbors with 13 border outlets, in addition to five airports and five maritime ports.



Who is “Maher Hammad Johan” in charge of the functions of the Deputy Minister of Finance?



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{Baghdad: Euphrates News} specialty Maher Hammad Johan, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Planning who was assigned Prime Minister Haider Abadi, the functions of the Deputy Minister of Finance, in the restructuring and privatization of the public sector and has a distinct skill in project management {configuration, budget preparation, planning and participation in the design, implementation, direction and follow-up and evaluation}.
It is contagious and resident studies of integrated feasibility with experience in industrial cost management and building evaluation and pricing systems and systems of total quality management, effective marketing, risk and crisis management, aware of the general economy {specialization engineering economy} and the management of human development, particularly in the management of contracts and negotiation skill and arbitration ability to manage working with adaptability and flexibility in handling, learning and development , and fully kept pace with the English teams.
Degrees and affiliations Professional:
he earned Johanne several degrees, including: PhD civilian / projects / Baghdad University Management 2013 Engineering, and a master ‘s degree – Construction Project Management – University of Technology in 2003, and the degree of Bachelor of Civil Engineering – University of Baghdad in 1990, as well as being in a member Iraqi Association of engineers from 1990 degrees {consultant} since 2010.
jurisdiction experience:
2012 to the present time – the Ministry of planning where he was assigned tasks, Undersecretary of the Ministry of planning and technical Affairs {2015 and than} and carry out supervision of the technical and sectoral departments in the ministry of economic policies development Alepesh Yeh international cooperation and regional and local development planning and public investment sectors, as well as on behalf of the Supreme National Commission on Sustainable Development and a range of internal and external committees.
Agent {Johan} assigned also, the functions of the Director General of the Department sectors planning {2015 until October of the year} investment sectors management {industrial, agricultural, transportation, buildings and services} activity follow – up field and feasibility studies in addition to a range of internal and external committees.
He also served as assistant general manager of the revolving planning sectors {2014} supervision of the year, the head of the follow – up and Coordination Section {Follow – up government investment plan in Iraq} develop follow – up projects undertaken by all ministries plan and in all provinces and directed the various reports and follow – up implementation.
From 2008 to 2012 – Ministry of Industry and Minerals – General fraternity company.
Resident and Associate Engineer in the preparation of studies and designs to {administrative and service buildings for the work of the production of gas cylinders, and the buildings and facilities of Power Plant {15} megawatts, and contributor to the preparation of studies and details of the prefabricated buildings for two hundred housing units with implementation.
In 2007 to 2008 , a
consultant in the International Relief and Development Organization Habbaniyah Branch – Baiji Branch Community Stabilization Program, as well as consultant and head of the Department of projects of basic services and infrastructure and thecoach and contributor in the preparation of architectural, construction and sanitary designs and is responsible for the preparation and development of projects andfinancial budgets, implementation and follow – up {works tiling streets and market development and water projects and the delivery of rehabilitation and restoration ofbuildings}.
The informed sources revealed last Monday, Cliff Technical Agent of the Ministry of Planning functions of the agency and the Ministry of Finance.
It is said that, the prime minister agreed on 31 May, on the request of the Minister of Finance Agency, Abdul Razzaq al- Issa {Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research}, relieved from his post {finance minister agency} .bhsp what was announced Esy.anthy

Daesh loses its finest fighters in the attack “Aldndan”

Daesh loses its finest fighters in the attack "Aldndan"
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Twilight News / security source reported that the organization Daesh lost on Wednesday, the finest foreign fighters while trying to control the Aldndan district in the right coast of the city of Mosul.

The source explained in a statement to the Twilight News on Daesh attack on Aldndan neighborhood, that the organization detained dozens of families inside their homes in the neighborhood and then lit on fire where the militants organized move freely in the first hours of the attack.

He pointed out that the organization of militants took control of a large area of ​​the neighborhood and has deployed snipers on the buildings as it relates to reinforcements in the subsequent hours.

The source added that the Fifth Division of the Federal police forces managed to repel the attack collected the full control of the neighborhood after the violent clashes which killed a large number of militants of the organization.

He said that “the organization of Daesh lost its finest fighters in an attack Aldndan, where most of them immigrants and Arab nationality”.

The source also said that “Daesh executed three civilians during the infiltration into the neighborhood, where he killed them inside their homes.”



Parliamentary Finance: Functional health grades have been included in the supplementary budget for the year 2017


Announced member of the Parliamentary Finance Committee, Magda Tamimi, Wednesday, that allocated to the Ministry of Health of grades are included in the supplementary budget for the year 2017.
Tamimi said in an interview for “Economy News”, “functional grades of the Ministry of Health submitted to the Ministry of Finance,” indicating that “the Ministry of Finance included allocations required in the supplementary budget for the year 2017”.
It is noteworthy that Iraq suspended grades in agreement with the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank, except education, health and security sectors. 

Iraqi defense: Syrian military delegation holds talks on border security in Baghdad

By Zuzan Saadoun one hour ago
جانب من الاجتماع الذي عُقد بين المسؤولين العراقيين والسوريين في بغداد بشأن أمن الحدود المشتركة
Part of the meeting between Iraqi and Syrian officials in Baghdad on the security of the common border

Ruudau – Erbil

The Iraqi Defense Ministry announced in a statement on Wednesday that “a high-level Syrian military delegation held talks in Baghdad with his Iraqi counterparts on the security of the common border between the two countries, in the first public visit in years, aimed at coordinating the fight against a calling organization.”

The statement added that “the meeting dealt with a number of vital issues, including the (theater of operations) Iraqi Syrian, considering that the common enemy is the organization of a preacher.”

He pointed out that “the elimination of an advocate requires more cooperation and coordination in the area of ​​intelligence exchange and control of the border by the Iraqi and Syrian security forces, to maintain continued pressure on the terrorist enemy and the establishment of a joint operations center through which coordination between the two sides.”

It is noteworthy that the Syrian army made its way in the southeast of the Syrian desert and reached the Iraqi border, last week, close to the military base Altnf.


in a rare public visit .. Syrian delegation in Baghdad to discuss border security

In a rare public visit .. Syrian delegation in Baghdad to discuss border security
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Twilight News Iraqi Defense Ministry / said on Wednesday that a high-level military delegation of Syria held talks in Baghdad with Iraqi counterparts on border security in his first public visit of its kind aimed years ago to coordinate the fight against al-Daesh.

The Syrian army arrived last week to the Iraqi border in a move that could open the way Berri supplies from Iran, an ally of Syria, which is a source of great concern to the United States and its allies in the region.

A statement by the Iraqi Ministry of Defense that the Army Chief of Staff Gen. Gen. Othman al-Ghanemi met on Tuesday, “a high-level delegation” from the Syrian Defense Ministry “to discuss security coordination and cooperation” between the two countries.

The statement added that the meeting dealt with “a number of vital issues, including the Syrian Iraqi theater of operations as a theater and a common enemy represented organized Daesh terrorist.”

He went on saying that “the judiciary (Daesh) requires more cooperation and coordination in the field of intelligence sharing and keeping the border by developing forces, Iraqi and Syrian armies to perpetuate the constant pressure on the terrorist enemy and the establishment of a joint operations center through which coordination between the two sides.”

The statement did not disclose details of members of the Syrian delegation. It said Iraqi military sources said previous visits were conducted by senior Syrian officials were held in secret.

The Chief of Staff of the Iraqi army said the two sides discussed the continued exchange of intelligence information to provide the flexibility of the Iraqi air force bombed targets close to the border and prevent militants from entering from one country to another.

The construction of the Syrian army and factions allied with him their way in the southeast of the Syrian desert and reached the Iraqi border last week, close to the Tanf base where US special forces trained local fighters to fight al-Daesh.



Killing dozens of terrorists and the destruction of the headquarters and booby-trapping plants to Daesh air strike in Tal Afar


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{Baghdad: Euphrates News} {aircraft} F-16 destroyed Iraqi weapons labs store booby-trapping wheels and the headquarters gathered and killed dozens of terrorists Daesh air strike in the district of Tal Afar, west of Mosul.
According to a statement of the cell media war received by the agency {Euphrates News} a copy of it today, “based on the information cell Intelligence Operations Command are coming Aaninoy of the Directorate of Intelligence and Security, sent aircraft {F-16} Iraqi resulted in the destruction of the weapons store and added coefficient of booby-trapping wheels and the headquarters gathered air strike killed dozens elements of the terrorist gangs Daesh in the district of Tal Afar. ” is over

Masrour Barzani Calls for New Form of Relations with Baghdad


Masrour Barzani Calls for New Form of Relations with Baghdad


ERBIL— Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Chancellor Masrour Barzani on Wednesday met with Iraqi National Congress (INC) senior officials where he highlighted the need to find a new form of relations with the Iraqi government.

In the meeting in Pirmam Parish of Erbil, Barzani and the visiting delegation, led by INC Secretary General Aras Habib Karim, discussed the latest developments in the battle against the Islamic State (IS), the arrangements for Kurdistan Region’s referendum on independence in September, the forthcoming Iraqi elections and the suspended issues between Erbil and Baghdad.

The current political situation and the factors triggering extremism in Iraq and deep-rooted issues with the Kurdistan Region were also spotlighted in the meeting.

In this regard, KRSC Chancellor reiterated the need for “frank and serious talks” with Baghdad.

Barzani noted “the correct path to breakthrough and settle the issues is to admit to the mistakes in the past, [to admit] that the form of the relations was not practical.”

“Therefore, to resolve the historic issues in this country [Iraq], it’s necessary to work to find and draw a new form of relations and friendship through dialogue,” he added.

For their part, the INC delegation agreed that a new form of relations should be worked out.

They also stated they understand the determination of the people of Kurdistan for running the independence referendum.

The delegation also thanked Kurdistan Peshmerga forces for the sacrifices they made in liberating the IS-held area.




The government unveils a strategy plan in Mosul after its liberation


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{Baghdad: Euphrates News} The Secretary General of the Council of Ministers, Mahdi Keywords, the Iraqi government has put its future plans for the city of Mosul for the post-liberation and the return of their people to their role after the elimination of the terrorist Daesh final.
He explained Keywords , according to a statement of the Secretariat of the agency {Euphrates News} received a copy of it, during a meeting , “Ambassador of theKingdom of the Netherlands in Iraq {Jan Hendrik Valtmans} The Iraqi government has set priorities for restoring stability and basic services to the city in order toencourage displaced people to return to it as soon as possible.”
Revealed Keywords that ” the strategic plan , which the government is planning to launch on the future of the city of Mosul , including important security arrangements entrusted with maintaining security duties to local police from the people of the city after training and rehabilitation . The plan also includes holding a large community -based reconciliation to restore harmony between the components of the city.”
For his part, the Dutch ambassador , “praised the great efforts made by the Iraqi government in the face of terrorism and to provide support and subsidy for thedisplaced until their return to their homes, and expressed interest in the Dutch parliament situation in the city of Mosul , and his country ‘s desire to contribute to efforts to restore stability to the city projects after its liberation.”


Dozens of lure Aldoaash area around Al-Nouri mosque and throwing surprise


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[Oan- Baghdad]
revealed the federal police team leader Raed Jawdat for luring tens of Arahabeyen from Daesh gangs from the area around the large Nouri mosque minaret with a humpback right side of the city of Mosul.
Said Jawdat in a statement received by all of Iraq [where] a copy of the “federal police tactical operation carried out at dawn today , during which dozens Aldoaash dragged from the vicinity of Al – Nouri mosque towards the liberated Aldndan area.”
The surprise Aldoaash when they signed , according to Judt “in the pliers court of snipers and shelling directed.”