Part 1: After a break of four months, the Kurdistan Regional Government decided to
After a break of four months, the Kurdistan Regional Government decided to direct the export of oil and the Kurdistan Alliance welcomes
Welcomed the Kurdistan Alliance, the decision of the Kurdistan Regional Government to resume oil exports after a break of 4 months, describing the decision-Hakim, calling at the same time the federal government to stop the tone of threats to international oil companies operating in the Kurdistan region, demanding payment of dues to companies in order to increase export capacity to 200 thousand barrels per day, according to agreement, signed between the parties before the approval of the general budget.
A spokesman for the Kurdistan Alliance MP, pro-good, in a statement received by Ambassador News a copy of it today, "We salute the wise decision taken by the Kurdistan Regional Government to resume oil exports, note that we in the Kurdistan Alliance already and let us to do this step since the beginning of the recent political crisis, At the same time we call on the federal government to pay the dues of the oil companies operating in the region in order to increase export capacity to 200 thousand barrels per day, this amount can compensate for the losses resulting from the period that did not receive the oil, having been set by the province to export 175 thousand barrels a day. "
"We consider the statement of the provincial government as a gesture of good faith, and we call that answered her by the federal government through to speed up the payment of the oil companies operating in the region that according to the statement asked for guarantees in order to continue exporting oil, on the other hand we consider that this step evidence that he is not the intention of the Kurdistan Regional Government monopolization or manipulation of natural resources in Kurdistan, and we note here that the provincial government have already confirmed more than once that the oil in Iraq belongs to all Iraqi people and must be imports in the service of the country's economy and improve the reality of living for all Iraqis ".
And "has to be noted that the provincial government when it stopped oil exports were not aimed at the acquisition of wealth or non damage or prejudice to the public budget, and begin to export oil is a good initiative and should the Iraqi government to do a similar step, because oil is the backbone of the country's revenues of hard currency and proceeds supply the Iraqi budget imports we all desperately need it "
He noted that he "should be the natural wealth and resources away from political differences, and not to be used as leverage by any party against another party."
"We renew our call for the federal government and the Iraqi Oil Ministry of the importance of responding to the request of oil companies operating in the region, especially as there was an agreement before the adoption of the budget that the Iraqi government to pay the dues of these companies compared to issue the region 175 000 barrels per day, while the province says it will issue 200 thousand barrels per day, and we believe that the lack of response to this initiative will hurt all parties, and affected only the biggest and the Iraqi people. "