Release date:: 2019/12/12 23:36
(Baghdad: Euphrates News) The representative of the Kurdistan Regional Government in the capital Baghdad, that the federal government will send the salaries of Peshmerga in one go to the region before the end of this year.
8 months ago, the federal government did not send the monthly salaries of the Peshmerga forces amounting to 68 billion dinars, according to the budget law of 2019.
Faris Issa, the representative of the regional government in Baghdad, said in a press statement on Thursday that the Federal Ministry of Finance issued a decision to pay these salaries, but the decision was suspended for political reasons.
He added that “the regional government is putting intense pressure on Baghdad to send the salaries of the Peshmerga,” adding that “the amounts of salaries of the Peshmerga will reach the Kurdistan region before the end of this year.”
He pointed out that the implementation of the decision depends on the signing of Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi, likely sending these salaries to the region before the end of the year.