Part of the meeting of the Council of Ministers of the Kurdistan Region
Roudao – Erbil
The Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani said that in his recent visit to Baghdad and his meeting with Abadi, we agreed to continue dialogue and coordination between Erbil and Baghdad, noting that they demanded the implementation of the decision of the Iraqi Council of Representatives to standardize salaries and privileges of martyrs and Anfal people in the region with the salaries and privileges of their peers. All of Iraq.
According to the official website of the Kurdistan Regional Government in a statement seen by the network Roudao media: “Under the chairmanship of Mr. Nechirvan Barzani, Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region, and the presence of Mr. Qubad Talabani, Deputy Prime Minister, the Council of Ministers of the Kurdistan Region meeting this morning, Tuesday, 7 August 2018.
According to the statement, “at the beginning of the meeting, the Prime Minister talked about his recent visit to Baghdad and his meeting with Mr. Haider al-Abadi, the Prime Minister of Iraq, declaring that the two sides agreed to continue dialogue and coordination between Erbil and Baghdad, and stated that they demanded the implementation of the Iraqi Council of Representatives decision to standardize salaries And the privileges of the families of martyrs and Anfal in the region with the salaries and privileges of their peers in the rest of Iraq.
The statement added that Nigervan Barzani pointed out that “the two sides discussed the reopening of the road to Arbil – Kirkuk, and the readiness of the Kurdistan Region to re – export of Kirkuk oil As for the Iraqi government to come, he stressed that the Kurdistan Region has no veto against anyone and that the interest of the Kurdistan Region is the government program And help this program to reflect the rights and constitutional authorities of the Kurdistan Region and protect the common interests of both sides. “
The Minister of Martyrs and Anfal Affairs and Dr. Amang Rahim, Secretary of the Council of Ministers, presented a report to the Council of Ministers on the developments in the subject of the recognition of crimes against the Yezidis and other national and religious components as genocide. The United Nations Security Council and the formation of a team to investigate the crimes of urging.
The Council of Ministers of the Kurdistan Region “assessed this step of the Security Council as an important step in the file of the recognition of crimes against the Yazidis and Christians and all the components of national and religious crimes of genocide, and the Council of Ministers mandated the High Commission to act as crimes calling genocide crimes in coordination with International team “.
The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) stated that the Prime Minister “entrusted the Commission with putting all the evidence collected in the last four years at the disposal of the UN Panel for the purpose of punishing perpetrators of crimes against humanity and crimes of genocide and to benefit the victims of Yezidis, And the Iraqi government to take into account the involvement of representatives of the Kurdistan Region of judges and legal experts in this area in the implementation of the Security Council resolution.
“The Council of Ministers stressed the continuation of its policy in the protection of religious rights and freedoms which are fundamental principles of human rights, and believes that the right of every citizen saved in the selection of his religious faith, and the Kurdistan Region is a bunch of diverse religious and national components, This diversity, so the government will continue to maintain the Kurdistan Region a safe place for society. “
“During the second paragraph of the meeting, the Minister of Finance and Economy presented a report on the Ministry’s preparations for the formulation of the draft financial budget for 2019, after the preparation of this project has stopped since 2014 as a result of the financial crisis He also talked about the steps taken to estimate the general imports And the expenses, pointing out that he began to talk with the ministries in this regard The Council of Ministers expressed its support for the step of the Ministry of Finance, and called for ministers in coordination with the Ministries of Finance, Economy and Planning, in this regard.
The statement concluded by saying: “In another paragraph of the meeting of the Council of Ministers of the Kurdistan Region, the Council approved a proposal submitted by the Ministry of Finance provides for the exemption of those who have debts on rent allowances or purchase of real estate and property of the State, the benefits and penalties delay, to pay their wages and allowances Previous years within 90 working days of the Ministry of Finance and Economy “.