Political Since 2018-02-08 at 15:41 (Baghdad time)
Baghdad Mawazine News
US Secretary of State Rex Tilerson will start a tour of the Middle East as part of the reconstruction of Iraq’s reconstruction conference, which will start in Turkey and will include Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt and a Gulf state.
US Ambassador to Kuwait Laurence Silverman revealed the participation of his country’s foreign minister, Rex Talerson, at the Iraq reconstruction conference, to be launched on February 12, which will be preceded by the ministerial meeting of 74 countries to combat terrorism.
The official opening of the conference will be on February 14 in the presence of the Kuwaiti Emir and Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi.
“Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will leave early next week for a tour of the Iraq reconstruction conference, which will be hosted by Kuwait and will cover regional capitals,” the State Department said.
The Turkish daily Yeni Shafak said that “next Tuesday, US Secretary of State Rex Talerson will visit Ankara and will be preceded by his national security adviser Herbert McMaster.”
“The US State Department confirmed that” Telersson will participate in the Kuwait Conference, which starts on Monday and will last for two days and ends Wednesday, without revealing the remaining stations of his tour. ”
Al-Hayat newspaper quoted Western diplomatic sources as saying that he expected to visit Cairo, Amman and Beirut in the same round, noting that the dates and procedures of the visit are still under preparation. Beirut will be the first minister in the Trump administration.
“There is no doubt that what he said reflects a regional and international role for Kuwait, and this is undoubtedly when the whole world comes to Kuwait to participate in the conference,” Foreign Minister Khalid al-Jarallah said. This conference, when the whole world comes to Kuwait at the official and informal levels, and when more than 2000 companies and businessmen participate at the invitation of Kuwait is a clear indication that Kuwait plays a large and vital role at the regional and international levels.
On the praise of the Secretary-General of the Iraqi Council of Ministers Kuwait’s support for Iraq, said the neighbor God read this statement with any appreciation and indeed what Mehdi al-Alaq reflects the reality because Kuwait has provided a lot of brothers in Iraq and ready to do much for them.
And whether there is a priority for Kuwaiti companies in the investment opportunities and projects that will be put in Iraq, said Al-Jarallah Kuwait has all the readiness and if the brothers in Iraq will give this priority to the Kuwaiti companies, we appreciate this trend to the brothers in Iraq, and there is continuing communication and coordination between Kuwait and officials of reconstruction In Iraq and the officials of international cooperation in the Republic of Iraq and we will work through this cooperation, and we will be happy that the Kuwaiti companies already take their chance in the reconstruction of Iraq.There ended 29 /