Announcement of the opening of the Green Zone in full

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The personal secretary of the Prime Minister and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces announced on Wednesday the date of the opening of the Green Zone in downtown Baghdad.

“The beginning of next month will be the opening of the Green Zone in full,” said the secretary of Abdul Mahdi Mohammad Hamid.

The commander-in-chief of the armed forces, Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi; in March last; open the Green Zone in front of citizens for 24 hours during public holidays and gathering.

It is noteworthy that Abdul Mahdi, was directed to reopen the streets of the Green Zone gradually from 10 December 2018.,15700022,15700124,15700126,15700186,15700190,15700201,15700237,15700242,15700248&usg=ALkJrhheubHpVoE4qInTPNSlD09lVlPtEQ

Reveal the most prominent axes of the construction meeting and Abdul Mahdi and Halbusi .. Complete the government and the withdrawal of US forces

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Special – Mawazin News

A parliamentary source revealed Wednesday, the main axes of the meeting of the construction alliance with the heads of the Councils of Ministers Adel Abdul Mahdi and MPs Mohammed Halbusi, currently held in Baghdad.

The source said in an interview with / Mawazin News / “The meeting will see the names of candidates of vacant ministries and discussions on the completion of the ministerial cabin.”

“The meeting will also discuss the government’s plans to legislate important laws, anti-corruption efforts and a file to get US troops out of the country,” he said.

The source pointed out that “will also discuss the file of floods that have been exposed to some provinces.”

The construction coalition held a meeting shortly, in the presence of Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi and Speaker of the House of Representatives Mohammed Halbusi

Washington: Our troops are not occupied in Iraq and its withdrawal will hurt him

Release date: 2019/4/10 22:07

The US Embassy in Iraq announced Wednesday that the United States is ready to withdraw its forces from Iraq if requested, saying that US forces are in Iraq at the request of the government.

“The troops of his country are in Iraq at the request of the Iraqi government, and if we are formally asked to do so,” said the coordinator of the embassy in Baghdad, Joe Hood, at a news conference in Arbil today and the ongoing discussions in parliament to issue a resolution on the withdrawal of foreign troops from Iraq. Departure, Washington will withdraw its troops from Iraq. ”

“The American forces are helping and supporting the Iraqis and they are not occupiers. If we withdraw, all of our allies will withdraw, causing damage to Iraq,” he said. “Iraqi politicians are not with the withdrawal of US troops.”

Political blocs announced months ago the preparation of a bill to be passed in the House of Representatives to remove US forces from Iraq

Oil touches $ 72

Release date: 2019/4/10 22:14

{International: Al Furat News} Oil prices jumped more than 1 percent in trading on Wednesday after US data showed a sharp fall in gasoline stocks overshadowed crude inventories to a 17-month high.

Brent crude <LCOc1> rose $ 1.12, or 1.5 percent, to $ 71.73 a barrel, its highest level in five months.

US benchmark WTI futures rose 68 cents, or 1.1 percent, to $ 64.66 a barrel, near their strongest level since mid-November.

The US Energy Information Administration said on Wednesday crude stocks jumped 7 million barrels last week, exceeding expectations of an increase of 2.3 million barrels. But gasoline stocks fell 7.7 million barrels, or more than three times analysts’ expectations, which were a drop of 2 million barrels.

Oil prices have also been supported by US sanctions on crude exports from Iran and Venezuela and supply cuts from OPEC countries and OPEC allies, including Russia.

Halabousi: We have observations on the activation of the budget law

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The Speaker of the House of Representatives Mohamed Halboussi, on Wednesday, that the parliament has comments on the activation of the budget, and expressed the hope that there are steps in this regard.

“There are important long-term projects and quick projects and there are important projects such as schools and hospitals that the citizen needs, and we will have a role to support the government in its efforts,” Halaboussi said during a meeting of the building alliance.

He called on the Speaker of Parliament to “work together with the Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi in completing the ministerial cabin because it lasted longer than the specified period and there should be a clear message with a real intention to complete it and we hope to submit the names as soon as possible,” referring to “the need to complete parliamentary committees corresponding to the government” .

“The laws have entered into legislation, but there is confusion in the work of the committees of Parliament and everyone bears this matter and must be taken seriously and there is a desire to go full or partial to resolve this file next week.”

He pointed out that “there should be steps in this matter from the government and we propose that during the month of Ramadan we should have a unified vision and joint meetings between the government and the parliament on specific topics in the month of Ramadan and study the obstacles of the programs and discuss Service topics “.,15700022,15700124,15700126,15700186,15700190,15700201,15700237,15700242,15700248&usg=ALkJrhjnkdhFWxg4Z5C6Auw3Lh46iUrINw

The United States continues to provide all logistical support to develop the capabilities of the Iraqi army

Release Date: 2019/4/10 21:42

{Baghdad: Al Furat News} The United States has confirmed its commitment and continued to provide all forms of logistical support and assistance to develop the capabilities of the Iraqi army.

A statement issued by the Ministry of Defense, received by the {Euphrates News} copy of it, that the Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Othman Al-Ghanmi met in his office on Wednesday, the commander of the coalition forces in the Middle East, General Kenneth McKenzie and the accompanying delegation and during the meeting discussed and discussed cooperation and coordination between Iraq and the states United States of America in the military field.

During the meeting, the two sides stressed the continued work on developing the capabilities of the Iraqi forces (training, processing and border control), and with the same effort and work in partnership according to the goals set and identify future visions for joint action and eliminate the remaining remnants of the Dahesh.

For his part, General Kenneth said the level of cooperation and coordination between Iraq and the United States of America at its highest level, adding, “We are committed and continue to provide all forms of logistical support and assistance to develop the capabilities of the Iraqi army of all types.”

Meeting between the Gulf Cooperation Council and Iraq to discuss ways to strengthen their relationship

Release date: 2019/4/10 20:57

(Baghdad: Al-Furat News) Held at the headquarters of the General Secretariat of the Gulf Cooperation Council in Riyadh, today, a joint meeting between the General Secretariat of the Gulf Cooperation Council and the Republic of Iraq.

He headed the delegation of the General Secretariat of the Cooperation Council under the chairmanship of the Assistant Secretary General for Political Affairs and Negotiations, Dr. Abdulaziz Hamad Al Owaishek, while the Iraqi delegation headed the oldest agent of the Iraqi Foreign Ministry Nizar al-Khairallah, with the participation of a number of representatives and specialists in both parties.

During the meeting, the two sides discussed means of enhancing the existing relations between the GCC countries and the Republic of Iraq in the fields of economic, political, security, cultural, information, educational, health and sports. The joint work plan for the period from 2019 to 2024 , Agreed between the two sides.

The meeting concluded with the need to enhance political, strategic and security coordination between the two sides, with the aim of enhancing security and stability in the region, coordination and cooperation between the two sides in the fight against terrorism and violent extremism and strengthening economic relations in accordance with the joint work plan in the fields of trade, industry, investment, oil, energy, agriculture and the private sector, Education, culture, media, youth, sports and the environment.

The meeting agreed to form a joint committee for follow-up, and to continue coordination and consultation between the General Secretariat of the Gulf Cooperation Council and the Republic of Iraq to implement what was agreed upon.