Council of Ministers: the conversion of 250 billion dinars grant to Basra

Monday, December 21, 2015

Cabinet held its regular, headed by Prime Minister Dr. Haider al-Abadi, and discussed a number of issues which have taken a number of decisions.

The Council stressed that the amount of the (250) allocated to Basra, which announced billion dinars had been transferred to the province.

The Council of Ministers discussed the crisis with Turkey, and again welcomed Turkey's announcement about withdrawal from Iraqi territory, and he hoped to complete the withdrawal, said the Iraqi government's firm position not to allow any military ground force presence on Iraqi soil and respect for national sovereignty.