Japan: loan of $ 6 billion for the Middle East, the bulk of it for Iraq

2016/5/26 10:41

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Japan confirmed the launch of humanitarian aid for Iraq and the Middle East worth $ 6 billion.

A statement by the Office of the Speaker of Parliament, received by all of Iraq [where] a copy of the "Speaker Salim al-Jubouri, received the Japanese ambassador to Iraq During the meeting they discussed ways to strengthen bilateral cooperation between the two countries especially in the economic side."

"The ambassador stressed that the Government of Japan will launch a new humanitarian aid package worth $ 6 billion for Iraq and the Middle East, Iraq will have the bulk of them to support and relief to the displaced and economic development."

The statement noted that "the two sides discussed the latest preparations for the summit of the seven major industrialized nations that Tokyo will be hosted on Thursday, where the President of the House of Representatives stressed that responsibility makes it imperative for the international community to provide more support and assistance to Iraq in the light of the circumstances and the challenges that passes by, and that translates through the results will come out in the conference. "