U.S. Treasury confirms its support for the development of banking and financial sector of Iraq


BAGHDAD / JD / .. received the Iraqi Finance Minister Rafie al-Issawi ended its U.S. ambassador to Iraq, James Jeffrey, to discuss economic issues in addition to the current political situation. The financial press release, today, received / JD / copy, "said al-Issawi and Jeffrey received a number of accompanying him from the U.S. Treasury at the end of his mission in Baghdad." She pointed out that "the two sides reviewed the economic and financial issues related to the work of the Ministry of Finance of Iraq." The ministry said "the two parties stressed the importance of developing the banking sector and the country's financial support of the U.S. Treasury and the World Bank." It noted the Iraqi Finance Ministry in its statement that "the two sides discussed developments in the current political crisis, and stressed the need to resolve contentious issues between all the political components through constructive dialogue and stay away from situations convulsive that increase the complexity of the political process in Iraq." / Ended / 22