The opening of the new suspension bridge in Basra

 

The longest suspension bridge in southern Iraq was opened in Basra province on Thursday.
According to press sources, Basra Governor Majid al-Nasrawi and a large number of local officials, security officials and dignitaries attended the opening, stressing that the bridge will serve thousands of citizens on the banks of the Shatt al-Arab.
For his part, adviser to the governor of Basra, Abdul Karim al-Roumi, that “this bridge implemented by the company MiG Italian more than seventy million dollars,” noting that “the bridge will solve the problems of bottlenecks on the old bridge.”

http://en.economiciraq.com/2017/08/10/the-opening-of-the-new-suspension-bridge-in-basra/

Iraq and Jordan sign agreement for political consultations

 

Release date: 2017/8/10 23:47 • 28 times read
[INA-BAGHDAD]
Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari and Jordan’s Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi signed an agreement Thursday between Baghdad and Amman on political consultations between the two countries.
The al – Jaafari , according to a statement to his office at a depth of fraternal relations between the two countries, praising Jordan ‘s stances in support of Iraq in its war against terrorism, saying: We thank Jordan for its support of Iraq, he has stood us in many areas, and voted for us in the Arab League. ”
He added , ” We aspire Jordan plays an important role in supporting Iraq in the reconstruction and construction, also it played an important role in supporting Iraq ‘s confrontation against Daesh gangs terrorist, adding that he had asked for more efforts to take care of our children Iraqis and daughters in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. ”
for his part, Foreign Minister of land N: We stand by Iraq and we are proud to be at his side in the battle against terrorism and to be part of Iraq in the battle of the restoration of the important role. ”
He pointed out that ”
The security of Iraq and its stability in the eyes of the King and Jordan is an essential corner of the security and stability of the region and then stand by Iraq is to stand by the security and stability of the region, and that the war on terrorism is a war we all fight in defense of our home and our peoples and our values ​​and ethics, Al- Safadi said: “We support the Iraqi brothers in their political process aimed at consecrating the state of citizenship that provides, allows and allows all the Iraqi people to build their state.” Or the effort that brings us together in the framework of our international relations and within the framework of the international coalition and within the framework of the Arab effort to eradicate this scourge and liberate our peoples and our region. ”

 http://www.alliraqnews.com/modules/news/article.php?storyid=64740

 

Barzani’s policy for those who reject the referendum: Define the right time for his or his replacement

Barzani to reject the referendum: set us the right time for his or his replacement
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The President of the Kurdistan Region Massoud Barzani, the parties rejecting the referendum on independence scheduled for September 25 next, to determine the “appropriate time” to make or provide alternative, pointing out that the decision of the referendum taken by the people.
This came during a meeting between the President of Kurdistan Region Massoud Barzani in Arbil with the President of the Federation of Kurdish associations Kia Isol.
According to a statement for the presidency of the region, Isol confirmed that the Kurdish community from the four parts of Kurdistan supports the referendum process.
He spoke about the program prepared by the Kurdistan Association of Associations in Sweden, which was decided to implement in this period, especially in the Swedish Parliament on the referendum process in the Kurdistan Region, in addition to mass gatherings and bringing international observers to Kurdistan to participate in overseeing the referendum process.
For his part, Barzani said that the decision of the Kurdistan referendum is the decision of the people of Kurdistan has come this fateful decision as a natural result of the failure of partnership and consensus in Iraq.
He highlighted the meeting of Kurdish political parties and parties which took place on 7 June 2017, in which it was agreed to take the decision to hold the referendum on 25 September 2017, and described the referendum day as the historic day of the people of Kurdistan.
He stressed that the referendum is for independence, “and asked those who claim that the time is not appropriate for the referendum, to determine their point of view and tell us when the time will come to conduct the referendum or to tell us what is the alternative to the referendum.” He highlighted the meeting of Kurdish political parties and parties which took place on 7 June 2017, in which it was agreed to take the decision to hold the referendum on 25 September 2017, and described the referendum day as the historic day of the people of Kurdistan. He stressed that the referendum is for independence, “and asked those who claim that the time is not appropriate for the referendum, to determine their point of view and tell us when the time will come to conduct the referendum or to tell us what is the alternative to the referendum.” He highlighted the meeting of Kurdish political parties and parties which took place on 7 June 2017, in which it was agreed to take the decision to hold the referendum on 25 September 2017, and described the referendum day as the historic day of the people of Kurdistan. He stressed that the referendum is for independence, “and asked those who claim that the time is not appropriate for the referendum, to determine their point of view and tell us when the time will come to conduct the referendum or to tell us what is the alternative to the referendum.”

http://www.shafaaq.com/ar/Ar_NewsReader/9d99d1d6-f886-4010-b60a-8e6b28703219

Iraq and Saudi Arabia affirm their full commitment to the oil production reduction agreement

 

Oil Minister Jabbar al-Luaibi and Saudi Deputy King Mohammed bin Salman discussed the opening of land ports, direct flights and encouraging trade exchange and investments from the Saudi private sector, stressing the commitment of Iraq and Saudi Arabia to the “full” agreement to reduce oil production.
“The Deputy Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud met in Jeddah with Iraqi Oil Minister Jabbar al-Allaibi,” the Saudi Press Agency said in a statement.
During the meeting, the two sides reviewed bilateral relations, especially the joint opportunities in the economic fields in general and energy in particular, including the opening of land ports, direct flights and encouraging trade and investment from the private sector. The discussion also touched on the close cooperation between the two countries in the field of policy coordination And reaffirm the two countries’ full commitment to the agreement to reduce oil production until markets reach the target balance of this agreement. ”
The Iraqi Minister of Oil conveyed the greetings of the Iraqi leadership and people to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and his deputy. The Iraqi government wishes the Kingdom further progress and prosperity. Areas of interest to the people of the two countries. ”
Oil Minister Jabbar al-Luaibi arrived in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday at the head of a high-level delegation at an official invitation.

http://en.economiciraq.com/2017/08/10/iraq-and-saudi-arabia-affirm-their-full-commitment-to-the-oil-production-reduction-agreement/

After US pressure: IMIS ousted from Tal Afar operations

 

August 10 2017 06:18 PM
IMIS ousted from Tal Afar operations
IMIS ousted from Tal Afar operations

Iranian Militias in Iraq and Syria (IMIS) will not participate in Tal Afar operations, due to international and local pressure, IMIS top leader Jawad al-Tulaibawi said Thursday.

 

In a press statement, Tulaibawi said that the US commanders and Kurdistan regional president Masoud Barzani pressured Baghdad’s government to exclude IMIS militias from the operations and they succeeded in that.

 

This comes as several international and local human rights organizations accused IMIS militias of committing sectarian genocide against Sunnis in Iraq to carry out a demographic change that serves Iranian Mullah’s Shiite crescent scheme.

http://www.thebaghdadpost.com/en/story/15507/After-US-pressure-IMIS-ousted-from-Tal-Afar-operations

 

Abadi’s office responds to Barzani’s remarks that there is no need to authorize Baghdad on the referendum

 

Policy access_time 2017/08/10 17:00 

Baghdad today – Baghdad

The spokesman for Prime Minister Saad al-Hadithi’s office said on Thursday that the future of Iraq and its fate is not limited to one party or a specific body.

Al-Hadithi said in an interview with “Baghdad today”: “Let us to hold a serious dialogue, open on the outstanding issues between the federal government and the region,” stressing “the adoption of dialogue as a means to reach solutions and exits of the problems between the parties under the Constitution, , And is based on the ground of national consensus. “

He added that “the future of Iraq and its fate, is not exclusive to one party or a specific entity without others,” noting that “the future of Iraq is decided by all Iraqis and not by a unilateral decision.”

“The first article of the constitution explicitly states that Iraq is a single democratic federal state, and the constitution guarantees its unity,” he said.

The president of the Kurdistan region, Massoud Barzani, confirmed on Thursday that he understands the remarks of some countries on the date of holding a referendum in the region, while pointing out that the referendum does not need to be authorized by any party, saying that opponents of the referendum “will commit political suicide.”

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