Abadi: Peshmerga is part of our forces and should cooperate with them

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Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said the Peshmerga forces were part of the Iraqi armed forces and fought alongside Iraqi forces in the liberation of Mosul.

“The Peshmerga are part of our forces and they have lived it like all the fighters,” Abbadi said in a speech on the sidelines of the Paris climate conference on Tuesday.

“The Peshmerga fought alongside the Iraqi army and the rest of our forces in the liberation of Mosul,” Ebadi said.

“There are those who want to distinguish between the Peshmerga and the Iraqi army through the referendum and fighting the army, but we said that the Peshmerga is part of the Iraqis and should cooperate with them.”


Abadi ends his visits to Paris and returns to Baghdad

Date of release:: 2017/12/13 8:11 • 17 times read

(Baghdad: Al-Furat News) Prime Minister Haider Abadi ended his visit to the French capital Paris and returned to the capital Baghdad.

Abadi arrived in Paris on Monday to head a government delegation to attend the climate summit on climate and its impact on economic and environmental sectors.

On the sidelines of the summit, Abadi held a number of meetings with officials of the participating countries.




Dr. Abbadi: There is an international trend to support Iraq, and we benefit from the atmosphere of international meetings to create an environment conducive to investment and to support the economy and reconstruction of Iraq, and initiatives to support Iraq has now begun.

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D isclosure of the date of an extraordinary session to pass the election law


Updated 12/12/2017 5:51 pm

(Watan News) _ Baghdad

The leader of the coalition of Iraqi forces MP Raad Dahlaki, on Monday, the expectations of the House of Representatives to hold an extraordinary session in order to pass the election law.


Al-Dahlaki said in an interview with “Watan News” that “there are expectations of holding the House of Representatives for an extraordinary session on 18 or 20 of this month in order to pass the election law.”


“There was no official decision on the date of the special session until this time,” he added.


It is noteworthy that the House of Representatives raised its previous meeting to another notice. Finished by ر.ا



The European Union stands ready to give full support to Iraq

13/12/2017 12:00 am

BAGHDAD / Al-Sabah  The European Union congratulated the Iraqi government on the victory of the terrorist gangs, while continuing to support the Iraqi people and the government in addressing the challenges ahead. In a statement issued yesterday, the Union said that following the celebration of the victory on 10 December, the European Union congratulates the Iraqi people and the Iraqi Government on this important occasion, which opens the way for a brighter future for Iraq. “The prime minister’s statements that fighting corruption will be a continuation of the fight against the government’s commitment and commitment to respect the rights of all Iraqis, regardless of their origin or religious identity, are also welcome despite the many challenges,” the statement said. “It will support the government to persevere through reforms and reconciliation because this is the only effective way to eliminate extremism and terrorism in the long  run,” the EU said .


Macaron praises Ebadi’s leadership and calls for him to be welcomed as world leader

13/12/2017 12:00 am

 Baghdad / Al- Sabah called on French President Emmanuel shifty, on Tuesday, leaders of the participating countries at the Paris Summit for the climate to welcome the Prime Minister Haider al – Abadi as a “world leader”, stressing the importance of standing with Iraq and strengthened to continue in post “Daesh”.  “During his speech at the Elysee Palace, Macaron praised the heads and delegations of countries participating in the climate conference,” leading the Prime Minister Haider Abadi in the elimination of a supporter, “and expressed his admiration and congratulations for his great victories. Iraq on terrorism ” McCron stressed” the importance of standing with Iraq and strengthen it to continue the post-urging, “calling on the heads of delegations present at the Elysee Palace to” welcome Haidar Abadi as a global leader, applauded the delegations present slaves. ”

During the meeting, they discussed “strengthening bilateral relations between the two countries, continuing cooperation in combating terrorism, rejecting the US decision on Jerusalem, as well as the situation in the region and maintaining the
unity of Iraq.”
Abadi met at his residence in Paris with Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono and his party.
During the meeting, Abadi discussed “enhancing bilateral cooperation in various fields, political, security, economic and post-emergency situations in addition to the situation in the region.” He stressed the importance of strengthening relations with Japan and opening new horizons for joint work between the two countries Sectors “.
The Prime Minister thanked the “all countries that helped Iraq in its fight against terrorism,” adding that “Iraq has emerged victorious in the unity of its people.” The Japanese Foreign Minister congratulated the Prime Minister and the Iraqi people on the “victories achieved on Daash,” stressing Japan’s support for the unity of Iraq and the restoration of liberated areas and cooperation in all fields and willingness to participate actively in the Kuwait Reconstruction Conference in Iraq. Kim said: “The continued support of the World Bank for the Iraqi economy and the reform process led by the Iraqi government and the great success achieved in this area.”

Experts warned on the eve of the “one-world summit” that the goal of the agreement to keep global warming less than two degrees Celsius will remain a dream unless trillions of dollars are invested in clean energy technology.
We understand that this means the difference between life and death for millions of people at risk around the world, “said Fiji Prime Minister Frank Panimarama, who chaired the UN climate talks in Bonn last month. . “There are trillions of dollars stored in private investment institutions,” he said. “We have to unlock this funding.”
French President MacRaeon called for a response to US President Donald Trump’s announcement in June that Washington would withdraw from the pact negotiated by 200 nations for more than two decades. For its part, the World Bank announced that it will stop funding oil and gas exploration and extraction projects from 2019.
Meanwhile, about 200 demonstrators gathered on the streets of Paris demanding that France stop paying “any additional euro on fossil fuel energy.”
The burning of oil, coal and natural gas is the responsibility of mankind for the toxic gases that raise the temperature of the earth and caused global temperatures to rise by about one degree Celsius so far.
Experts warn that with the current pace of toxic gas emissions, the world is on its way to an average of three degrees, which could result in devastating storms, rising sea levels, floods and drought.


Next month .. Saudi parliamentary delegation in Baghdad


13/12/2017 12:00 am

Baghdad – Omar Abdel Latif
A parliamentary delegation from the Shura Council in Saudi Arabia will visit Baghdad next month, in response to a visit by a delegation of the House of Representatives in November.
“A Saudi parliamentary delegation representing the Saudi-Iraqi friendship committee will visit Baghdad next month to meet with a number of government officials, including parliament speaker Salim al-Jubouri,” the chairman of the Iraqi-Saudi friendship committee in the House of Representatives, Hassan Khudair Shuwaird told Al-Sabah. «The schedule of the visit will be placed ahead of the arrival of the delegation to Iraq by days».
“The visit of the delegation of the Iraqi-Saudi Friendship Committee, which began on the 12th of last month, resulted in holding important meetings with the officials of the Saudi Shura Council and a gathering of officials in the Kingdom,” he said, noting that “the results of that visit were positive through opening up prospects for cooperation Future relations between the two neighboring countries. “
“Iraq can exploit its positive relations with Riyadh and Tehran to mediate between them and ease the tension in the region,” Hamdani said.
The Chairman of the Committee pointed out that «Saudi Arabia offered to invest one million acres of land by the major companies in each of the provinces of Anbar and Samawa to revive agricultural products and livestock to enough consumption of Iraq and the export of excess to the Kingdom», noting that «the project will provide employment of 350 thousand A chance in every province ».
“Iraq and Saudi Arabia are active in their security cooperation to prevent the infiltration of terrorists between the two countries,” he said.
For his part, member of the Committee MP, Abboud al-Issawi, said that «the visit within the activities of parliamentary friendship committees in the meetings with counterparts in neighboring countries and the world», indicating that «good atmosphere prevailed dialogues between the Iraqi and Saudi parties where it was stressed in their meetings on the closer social and political relations Economic and security
The two countries.
“The discussions focused on the necessity of activating the Iraqi-Saudi Coordination Council, which was established after the visit of Prime Minister Haider al-Abbadi to Saudi Arabia last October in order to build solid relations between the two neighboring Muslim countries,” al-Issawi said in an interview with Al-Sabah. Iraq sent a message confirming his keenness on the ties between the two countries, which have a geographical ties, tribal and religious one, which requires them to build relationships that ensure their interests away from agendas and conflicts ». Al-Issawi said that the delegation explained to its hosts that Iraq has a religion in the neck of all the countries of the region after repelling the terrorist terrorist tide represented by the gangs of “da’ash”. At this stage, it is necessary to stand with him especially in promoting the economic aspect and reconstructing the liberated areas. The delegation met officials at the Center for Relief, Counseling and Strategic Care and discussed the extent to which Iraq is benefiting
Of his experience ».


An important UN comment on Iraq’s upcoming elections


Release date: 2017/12/13 0:08 • 102 times read
The Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Iraq in Iraq, Jan Kubic, met today with the new Board of Commissioners of the Independent High Electoral Commission.
“The commissioners reviewed the latest developments on the electoral preparations, including ensuring the exercise of the right to vote for displaced voters and adopting a number of techniques for the upcoming elections. The Commission also identified the technical aspects that require the most international support.”
For his part, Kubic welcomed the progress being made so far in preparing for the elections to be held on 12 May 2018 according to time frames stipulated by the Constitution of Iraq. ”
Kubic said that” the House of Representatives elections of 2018 should be conducted in full conformity with the constitutional time frame, and necessary The Electoral Commission to work with stakeholders in order to conduct it and provincial elections in a timely manner and in a comprehensive, reliable and transparent “He
renewed the UN official”
“The Commission should be enabled to make all preparations throughout the country, and it is also important to maintain close cooperation and coordination between the electoral institutions in both Baghdad and the Kurdistan region,” Kubic said.
At the meeting in Baghdad, the UN official reiterated the continued commitment of the United Nations to provide greater support for future elections in Iraq.
He referred to the dispatch of the United Nations Headquarters “Electoral Needs Assessment Mission” in its first phase to assess and identify aspects that required further electoral support from the United Nations.



Trump: We have won a victory in Iraq


Editorial date: 2017/12/12 23:54 • 65 times read
US President Donald Trump signed the National Defense Appropriations Bill for the next year 2018, totaling $ 692 billion.
“This legislation enables us to strengthen our combat readiness, expand and modernize our forces and help provide our members with the tools they need to fight and win,” the US president said at the White House signing ceremony.
Trump explained that the legislation allocates items ongoing campaign to eliminate the [Daesh]. ”
He added , ” As you can see have won in Syria and Iraq, but [Daesh] deployed in all regions and will we catch them faster than they are deployed. ”
Said the US president to, that” the legislation also approved Reinforce the missile and defense capabilities of our ongoing campaign to create the greatest pressure on the despotic dictatorial regime in North Korea. “