Kuwait officially announces hosting of Iraq reconstruction conference and calls for 70 countries


Since 2018-01-09 at 10:27 (Baghdad time)

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Kuwait announced that it will host next month an international conference for the reconstruction of Iraq in cooperation with the World Bank and the private sector. The Deputy Foreign Minister Khalid Al-Jarallah, the importance of the conference, which will be held from February 12 to 14 of February, Security and stability of Iraq from the security of the region, expressing his congratulations to Iraq on the decisive victory over the organization “Daash.”

“The stability of Iraq is the stability of Kuwait and the region,” Kuwaiti Deputy Foreign Minister Khalid al-Jarallah told a news conference. “This conference is different from previous conferences because it is a development conference that opens the way for the private sector to rebuild Iraq. Guarantees required for investment “. Al-Jarallah said that his country expects active participation during this conference, which will discuss the role of civil society organizations in the reconstruction of Iraq and on the second day the role of the private sector, while the countries will announce their contributions during the official meeting on February 14. In December, Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi declared the “end of the war” against the Daqash organization, which in 2014 dominated almost a third of Iraq’s territory. For his part, the Secretary-General of the Iraqi Council of Ministers Mehdi Alalak said that a careful field study by the Iraqi government “We have succeeded in returning half of their areas, but we need international support to return the rest of the displaced, secure humanitarian operations and support stability in the liberated areas. We also look forward to rebuilding the economic structure,” he said. And Services in the country. ““The housing sector is the hardest hit, followed by oil and electricity, transport, communications, manufacturing and basic services such as water and sanitation,” Alaq said. “Iraq is looking to get the maximum possible for the rapid reconstruction of its territory.” On the sidelines of the Kuwait International Conference for the Reconstruction of Iraq, Kuwait will host a meeting of Foreign Ministers of the International Alliance countries against the Al-Qa’ida Organization on February 13, “The meeting will be held at the level of foreign ministers and will last for two hours,” Jarallah said.

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Abadi policy declares the relationship with the Kurdistan Democratic Party

Abadi declares the relationship with the Kurdistan Democratic Party
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Shafaq News / Prime Minister Haider Abadi, the absence of a break with the Democratic Party of Kurdistan.
The relations between Baghdad and the Kurdistan region after the feet of Arbil to hold a referendum on independence ended with the consent of the majority, but Baghdad opposed, and then ended the entry of Iraqi forces to the disputed areas and the imposition of economic measures on the region.
“There is no break between the Democratic Party of Kurdistan and any party in Iraq, and we communicate with everyone, but everyone has to participate in the solution, and try to obstruction is incorrect,” Abadi said at his weekly conference.
“We do not have any hostility with anyone, and whoever imagines this, does not look at the national interest. We try to stay away from the dispute with the parties, and the personality of things is wrong, and what happened in the region is something that we want to deal with. And we will not leave the issues loose and must be addressed. ”
And the Kurdistan Democratic Party of the most influential parties in the region, with the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan.
However, the Democrat completely rejects Baghdad’s recent actions and was one of the most pro-independence parties in Iraq.


Pictures: Re – opening of a lively street in central Baghdad


Editorial Date: 2018/1/9 22:47 • 71 times read
The Baghdad Municipality reopened the ministries’ street in the center of the capital.
A statement by the secretariat received the agency of all Iraq [where] a copy of it, “and under the guidance of the Secretary of Baghdad, the memory of Aloush opened the Ministries Street [Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research and the Ministry of Education], which connects the street struggle on the highway Mohammed Qasim and in coordination with the Baghdad Operations Command.
The Secretary of Baghdad, the memory of Aloush, was directed today to reorganize the concrete blocks in the street ministries and create the street adjacent to the park Saadoun to open it towards the road Mohammed Qasim for rapid passage.

The Central Bank publishes a picture containing the most prominent security signs in the Iraqi currency



(Independent) .. The Iraqi bank issued a publication clarifying the most important security signs in the Iraqi currencies

The publication entitled “Know Your Money” is a poster containing pictures of the Iraqi currencies, which are marked by the most important security signs.

This comes in order to increase confidence in the Iraqi currency after the spread of news about gangs of currency fraud in various regions of Iraq.




Abadi calls on the House of Representatives to pass the budget and reveals the arrest of corrupt

Date of release: 2018/1/9 20:28 • 320 times read
(Baghdad: Al-Furat News) Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi called on the House of Representatives to pass the budget of 2018, stressing that “any delay of its decision will not harm the government, but will harm the citizen alone.”

“The intelligence efforts of the security forces, which have achieved victories by uncovering terrorist cells and thwarting terrorist acts,” he said, “continue to open all streets in Iraq, especially the capital Baghdad, to reduce pressure on citizens.”
He called on the House of Representatives to “not delay the adoption of the budget,” noting that “some want to embarrass us in this delay; but it will harm the citizen and the reasons are unconvincing,” noting that “the government worked justice approach between the provinces and according to population ratios, but some want to increase some “It is not in the interests of the people, but for his personal benefit.”
He stressed that “the Council of Ministers voted on the financing of the Electoral Commission,” calling on the claimants to delay “not to claim it,” expressing his surprise at the ”
On the situation in the region, Abbadi said that “there are meetings with several political forces and directed that there be more periodic meetings between the High Security Committee formed by the parties to Baghdad and Erbil to resolve the issue of the border in full and return to the borders of 2003,” pointing out that “despite promises not Are still not ready to implement it. ”
“This year the region received 9 trillion dinars from the sale of oil other than customs and taxes,” he said, calling on the Kurdistan Regional Government to “announce the figures for the export of oil and where I went and how the money was disposed of. ”
On the files of corruption, Abadi said, “We have several blows to the file corruption and there are several people were arrested and there is a list under study.”
“The reconstruction will include all areas of Iraq through the completion of development projects, the reconstruction of the infrastructure of the liberated areas and the preparation of the basic matters of water, electricity, health, education and mine clearance for reconstruction,” Abadi said. Displaced persons to their areas. ”
“Some people want to confuse stability and reconstruction and do not want the displaced people to return and dream of a return as a weapon dealer,” he said, adding that “the conference has a very positive signal and the European countries and the United States, Japan and China support this conference, and Kuwait has provided the possibilities for holding it, “Continued trade cooperation with neighboring countries to achieve a qualitative leap in that.”
Abadi responded to a question regarding the rapprochement between the parties of the National Alliance, especially the State of Law, with the Kurdistan Democratic Party. “There is no separation between us and the Kurdish parties. They are part of an Iraqi political group in the House of Representatives. I have no break with any party. Either attempt to obstruction is not true, “noting that” some accuse Arbil of the referendum, and we do not enter it because the characterization of things is wrong and it is not permissible to keep things loose. ”
“The government is committed to delivering the rights of the farmers of Kurdistan, where they received all their entitlement 2017 and received more than their allocations 2015, as a result we do not want to punish the peasants and do not want to punish the citizen in the region and nowhere.”
On the presence of Turkish troops in Iraqi territory, Abadi said that “this requires a strategic solution and they have been in northern Iraq since the days of the former regime, and confirm their war with the PKK, and the Turkish army has conducted several huge operations but did not achieve positive results.”
He pointed out that “Iraq will not assign any side against its neighbors, which is prohibited in the Iraqi constitution and do not want to engage in wars on behalf.”

A Russian airline is resuming flights to Baghdad


The Russian Federation of Air Transport said on Tuesday that the airline “Red Wings” got the admission to make regular flights to the Iraqi capital Baghdad.
According to Sputnik, the agency said that the company can fly to Baghdad once a week.
After a 13-year hiatus, mid-September 2017 resumed flights between Baghdad and Moscow, where flights to Iraq were suspended in 2004 due to low security for flights.
Last year, Red Wings, a subsidiary of Islamic Finance, announced that it had merged with Nordavia, which is part of its fleet to 204, as well as Airbus A320 and A321.


The Council of Ministers decides to donate 1000 caravans for the displaced to the polling stations


Political situation

Tuesday 9 January 2018 07:42 PM

Baghdad / .. The Cabinet decided on Tuesday to give (1000) caravan for the displaced to the registration centers in the schools belonging to the Electoral Commission above.

A statement of the Office of Prime Minister Haider Abadi received by “the eye of Iraq News”, “The Council of Ministers held its regular session on Tuesday under the chairmanship of the President of the Council Haider Abadi,” noting that “was during the vote on the transfer of powers of the Ministry of Construction and Housing and Municipalities and Public Works to the irregular provinces Territory “.

The statement added that “the Council of Ministers decided to establish the Ministry of Displacement and Migration and the High Electoral Commission for coordination between them for the purpose of giving (1000) caravan for the displaced to the registration centers in the schools of the Commission above.”

He added that “in order to remove the obstacles to the holding of elections at the scheduled date approved by the Council of Ministers, there was a lengthy discussion to remove those obstacles,” noting that “the Council voted to postpone the completion of customs duties of processed materials to the Electoral Commission for elections.”

He added that “the Council of Ministers directed to hold a meeting of ministers of electricity, education, agriculture and planning with the Council of the High Electoral Commission to discuss the facilitation of holding elections in Anbar and Nineveh province and to identify the problems and obstacles and find solutions to them.” Finished


Abadi pledges to rebuild all regions of Iraq and talks about achieving economic prosperity


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Tuesday 9 January 2018 12:07 pm
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BAGHDAD – Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi pledged to “achieve the well-being and reconstruction of Iraq,” while stressing that the country is about to rebuild all its areas.

“The country is ahead of the reconstruction of all its regions and economic prosperity, and just as we have won the victory over terrorism, we will achieve the welfare and reconstruction of the country,” Abbadi said in a speech at the Iraqi police ceremony on the 96th anniversary of its establishment.

He stressed that “the sacrifices and heroism and the fight against the Ministry of the Interior along with the other formations are those who achieved victory and preserved the unity of Iraq,” blessed “heroes in the Interior Ministry Eid, which coincides with the great victories of the gangs terrorist.

“We are still pursuing the remnants of terror in the desert and the island, and we will eliminate them,” Abadi said. “He graduated from the 49th session. He also praised the officers’ promotion and wished them more efforts to preserve the security of their citizens.”

He also inspected during the celebration the families of martyrs and wounded who have achieved great sacrifice victory over Daesh Alarhabiyh.anthy gangs 1



Council of Ministers transfers the powers of the Ministry and takes measures to ensure the elections

The cabinet transfers the powers of the ministry and takes measures to ensure the elections
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Shafaq News / The Cabinet held its regular session on Tuesday under the chairmanship of Haider Abadi, and during the session vote on the transfer of powers of the Ministry of Construction and Housing and Municipalities and Public Works to the provinces not organized in the province.
The government statement said, that “in order to remove obstacles to the holding of elections in the specified time passed by the Council of Ministers, has held a lengthy discussion to remove those obstacles, where the Council voted to postpone the fulfillment of customs duties for the supplied materials to the Independent Electoral Commission.
The face of the Council of Ministers to hold A meeting of ministers of electricity, education, agriculture and planning with the Council of the High Electoral Commission to discuss the facilitation of holding elections in the provinces of Anbar and Nineveh and to identify the problems and obstacles and find solutions to them.
The Council of Ministers also decided that the Ministry of Displacement and Migration and the High Electoral Commission to coordinate for the purpose of giving (1000) caravan for the displaced to the registration centers in the schools of the Commission above.


Mr. Ammar al-Hakim, during his meeting with the American ambassador, calls for adherence to the constitutional timing of the elections

Editorial Date: 2018/1/9 18:47 • 43 times scheduled
(Baghdad: al-Furat News) called the President of the National Alliance, Mr. Ammar al-Hakim, to abide by the constitutional timing of the elections.
“Mr. Ammar al-Hakim called during his reception in his office in Baghdad Tuesday evening, the US ambassador in Baghdad, Douglas Suleiman, to adhere to the constitutional timing of the elections and complete the necessary requirements to encourage citizens to participate,” a statement from his office said. Including the return of displaced persons to their areas and ensuring the participation of those remaining. ”
Mr. Ammar al-Hakim stressed that “the dialogue based on the Constitution and the law is a basis to address the outstanding problems with the Kurdistan region,” expressing his “support for the actions of the federal government to address the problems suffered by our people in Kurdistan,
He pointed out that “the next stage will be the stage of nation-building and service to our people and focus on economic development,” noting that “Iraq is part of the Middle East is affected and influenced by developments in them,” calling for “to adopt dialogue to solve problems away from provocation and escalation in the service of peoples Region, stability and progress ”




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