Kurdish lawmaker reveals " a US care" of the oil agreement between Baghdad and Erbil

2016-10-04 16:47:22 | (Voice of Iraq) - Baghdad

MP for the Movement Kurdish change Masood Haider, Tuesday, about the presence of "American auspices , " the oil to the agreement recently concluded between the federal government in Baghdad and the Kurdistan region, while noting that the agreement will include a budget in 2017.

Haider said that "American attempts were made during the past three months, especially from the US president special presidential envoy between the federal government and the Kurdistan region on the agreement regards the oil file , and the share of the region , " adding that " the oil agreement , which was held recently between the government and the county was a US - sponsored".

Haidar said that " the economic situation in the province and the late receipt of the Kurdistan staff of salaries was also the motivation to reach the two sides to agree on the export of oil , " noting that " the agreement will be included in the draft budget bill for fiscal year 2017".

Diplomats, officials and experts in the oil sector, on Monday, said shuttle diplomacy by the US envoy to the alliance of the anti-regulation "Daesh" led to conclude an oil agreement between Iraq and the Kurdistan region has importance in the decisive battle waiting with regulation.

Barzani visited Baghdad last week for the first time in more than three years in a sign of improving relations.

Under the agreement , it is exported up to 150 thousand barrels per day of crude oil through the Turkish port of Ceyhan that share the Kurdistan Regional Government and Baghdad revenue equally.