Activating the strategic framework agreement between Baghdad and Washington

06/09/2012 12:00 am

Four goals for visiting American officials to the country
BAGHDAD - morning
Baghdad and Washington agreed on activating the strategic framework agreement between the two countries.
This agreement comes with the intensification of U.S. officials visits to the country, which politicians said it aims to discuss four axes and files. The Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki in his official office yesterday evening a delegation of members of the U.S. Congress included Senator John McCain and Senator Joseph Lieberman and Senator Lindsey Graham. Maliki said, according to a statement received "morning," a copy of it, the seriousness of the current situation in the region, saying: that the nature of relations between Iraq and the United States require more coordination and consultation. Prime Minister pointed out that "our efforts instead to focus on the development process and the development of the country only we think in addition to that, how to spare Iraq risks, noting that Iraq pursued a policy of non-interference the affairs of others and extending the hand of friendship and open relations with countries that respect our sovereignty and does not interfere in our internal affairs.
adding that peoples similar experiences, but they will not be reproduced Every country has their own circumstances that should be taken into account in dealing with it. between Maliki and Iraq to stand by peoples' right to dignity, freedom does not mean not paying any attention to the risks that could lead to him any work is thoughtful and calculated results, stressing the need for direction to peaceful solutions based on the renunciation of violence, murder and destruction of any party . Prime Minister also called for the need to intensify the efforts of the international community for convergence and reduce the division winning on some issues of the region, particularly the crisis in Syria that it needs to be stressed understanding between the allies and opposition allies for to reach peaceful solutions can avoid Syria more tragedies and disasters. continued: that Iraq presented a specific initiative in this regard put all their resources for the success of any effort to save Syria from the current situation and put it on the road to a real solution . their part, members of Congress stressed the need of continuing communication and consultation between the two countries on various issues and challenges facing the region, stressing their willingness to strengthen these relations, stressing at the same time convergence of views with his Prime Minister of vision about the latest happenings in the region.
members of Congress expressed concern about the ongoing developments in the countries, which they described as congested and more tense than ever, expressing admiration for Iraq including pieces from games in the way of the reconstruction and reconstruction. delegation pointed out that Iraq could have an influential role in resolving the current problems and tensions in the policy pursued distinct. also met House Speaker Osama Najafi in his office yesterday, the delegation of the U.S. Congress. The two sides discussed during the meeting, the situation in Iraq and the challenges that hinder the progress of the democratization process and how it can be addressed by peaceful means and appropriate. also touched on the Syrian crisis and its impact on the overall political and social situation in Iraq and how serious the issue of Iraq after The increased complexity and took trend portends sharp conflicts undesirable consequences, according to a statement received "morning," a copy of it. Both sides agreed on the need to develop and strengthen bilateral relations within the strategic framework agreement signed between the two countries. in the meantime , said a member of the security and defense committee parliamentary Abbas al-Bayati: The successive visits to Iraq by U.S. delegations come to meet four important strategic objectives. Al-Bayati said in a statement the "Brief Center for the Iraqi Media Network," said "The first objective of these visits is to emphasize the U.S. commitment to a fixed unchanging and unwavering on the country's political stability and security, and secondly to exchange views with regard to the situation and regional developments, including the Syrian crisis, and thirdly is to emphasize Strategic Framework Agreement, and therefore the need to develop operational mechanisms and the signing of agreements and protocols in this regard, and IV American emphasis on communicating with the Iraqi side. "
Bayati also pointed out that there is no ambassador for more than four months probably led to the type of interruption, stressing that the visit of these delegations came to emphasize the U.S. commitment with Iraq, and it still exists and is constant and unchanging, he said, adding that visiting delegations stressed the important point is Washington's commitment to arming the Iraqi army and in a timely manner, particularly the aircraft (f16). Committee member noted that security of these visits came to check inter targets "a proof of the depth of relations between Iraq and the United States", and on the willingness of the parties in commitment in this relationship, pointing out that these visits came to pay all parties to compromise and meet, especially after crossing the political crisis. For his part, MP Abboud al-Issawi said that "such visits within the framework of mutual visits between two countries, especially given that there is a strategic framework agreement between Iraq and the United States. Issawi added for "Brief Center for the Iraqi Media Network," "The state visit of this kind is to the interest of both parties, especially after the withdrawal of U.S. troops" , believing that "a number of files to be discussed at these visits because Iraq had taken place regional بترؤسه for the Arab summit, in addition to the important position that Iraq obtained after 5 +1 summit also active presence of the Conference of Non-Aligned and introducing its new initiative to resolve the crisis Syrian adoption of a peaceful solution and to resort to dialogue. "He also noted MP Saleh al-Asadi that such visits are a matter of emphasis on building strategic relations between the two countries. Asadi said in a statement "Bri Center for the Iraqi Media Network": that "the development of these relations of the constants in Iraq, not only with the Americans, but with all the world