Despite US decision to announce its continuation ... Kurdistan to export oil 9/23
Despite the US decision to announce its continuation ... Kurdistan to export oil
Long-Presse / Sulaymaniyah - The Ministry of Natural Resources in the Kurdistan Regional Government, on Wednesday, for continuing to export oil despite a decision by a US court hail resumption by the Government of the Kurdistan against a lawsuit brought by the central government, while confirming that the Iraqi Oil Ministry should withdraw the charges filed against the Government of the Territory the fact that the oil shipment obtained by the dispute were sold in international markets.
The Ministry of Natural Resources in a statement received (range Press), a copy of it, that "the American court's decision on the return of Appeals in the case of the sale of the Kurdistan region oil has proved that the Federal Ministry of Oil to withdraw all the complaints that are not legally unfounded and registered against the Government of the Territory" noting that "the ministry believes that the decision to request the US Court on the appeal means that the Iraqi Oil Ministry, you must withdraw the charges against the region set up by the government in the last term because the region's oil was sold and arrived at the place of destination."
The statement added that "the Government of the Territory believes that he was Almtojb to be close this file at the earliest, so the situation remains as it is," stressing that "there is no objection on the export of Kurdish oil to America or any destination in the world."
The statement continued, "The Ministry of Natural Resources in the Government of the Territory will continue in the export of hydrocarbons to the outside because it is authorized to them under the Iraqi constitution."
The head of the government, Haider al-Abadi, confirmed on Tuesday the (22 September 2015), continuation of reforms despite facing of "deliberate distortion" by those affected, and while between the financial deal with the Kurdistan region has been under the oil agreement with him, he stressed the importance of reform of the judiciary with the need to "respect the separation" between the authorities.
The federal government has filed a lawsuit in a US court over the past year in 2014, to stop the sale of a shipment of one million barrels of oil of Kurdistan in the context of an ongoing conflict for a long time about the export of oil rights.
And it rejected the US Court of Appeals Fifth Circuit in New Orleans, on Monday (September 21 2015), a case of the Kurdistan Regional Government to cancel a previous ruling against a planned deal to sell a shipment of oil to the source is unknown in the United States.
It is said that the oil tanker Kalaverwta portable one million barrels of oil region has arrived in June of 2014 to the port of Galavstn in order to sell it, but the Iraqi government registered a complaint with the US courts against the region because of his export and sale of oil directly.
The oil agreement between Baghdad and Erbil reached the end of the last in 2014, it had collapsed after an exchange of accusations between the parties over the lack of commitment to it.