"The Daily Dinar" ... Saturday ... November 10, 2012
GOOD MORNING FRIENDS AND FELLOW BELIEVERS : NEWMONIES THINKS THIS RUSSIAN ARMS " DEAL "COULD BE A REAL BLOW TO MALIKI
THE DEAL IS OFF AND THE INVESTIGATION CONTINUES :
Iraq cancels $4.2bn Russian arms deal over 'corruption' Iraq is rebuilding its armed forces
Iraq has cancelled a $4.2bn (£2.6bn) deal to buy arms from Russia because of concerns about "corruption", an Iraqi government advisor has said.
Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri Maliki has launched an investigation into the deal, his spokesman told the BBC.
The purchase - said to include attack helicopters and missiles - was only signed off in October.
Iraq has been rebuilding its armed forces since the end of US-led combat operations against insurgents.
Announcing the cancellation of the purchase on Saturday, a spokesman for Prime Minister Nouri Maliki told AFP news agency that "when Maliki returned from his trip to Russia, he had some suspicions of corruption, so he decided to review the whole deal".
"There is an investigation going on, on this," he added. READ MORE
Saturday November 10, 2012 Hassan Ozmn calls for the passage of laws that affect the lives of citizens and the political process/GAZETTE!
Agencies - called a member of the Turkmen Front MP for the coalition in Iraq good Ozmn, the House of Representatives to invest the remainder of the age of the current parliamentary session, to pass laws that affect the lives of citizens and the political process.
Said Ozmn in a press statement on Saturday, "in the absence of a national meeting, the political differences would deport to the next parliamentary session, and maybe take half her life to solve, pointing out that the government's majority political difficult application now, because House of Representatives election taking place in the third month of the year ( 2014), and preceded by a campaign that may be more than two months, and therefore do not have time to negotiate the formation. "
The Iraqi MP "if political blocs will be able to hold national meeting, the political crisis will leave for the next parliamentary session and will take half her life and the life of the government that is formed, because the political map will change completely in the present." P / h ▲
♠ Looks like Iraq has pretty much made up their mind to sit on their haunches until the next election and try to form a majority government of some kind in order to get any laws passed... Just like our senate and house, they need to have a majority in their government as well in order to get anything done.. right now they are deadlocked.
Saturday November 10, 2012 Naieli: President Jalal Talabani and the National Alliance are making efforts to hold a national meetingd/GAZETTE!
Agencies - A member of a coalition of state law the National Alliance MP Abdul Ilah Naieli, that the national meeting will be held and that did not happen this year probably will happen next year, and the absence of the Iraqi List, it would be an obstacle to success.
Said Naieli in a press statement on Saturday that "President Jalal Talabani and the National Alliance are making efforts to hold a national meeting to agree on solutions differences between the political blocs, and if not to hold the meeting during this year it will be held over the next year."
He added that "the Iraqi List, post in the government and the House of Representatives, and their absence from the national meeting as announced President Iyad Allawi, will generate an obstacle to success, stressing the need to attend all the leaders of the political blocs to a meeting to be able to reach positive solutions to disagreements." P / h
11/10/2012 Detect the presence of suspected corruption hundred and ninety-five million dollars in Russian arms deal
Confirmed to the security and defense committee that the reason for the cancellation of parliamentary Russian arms deal is having a clear suspicion of corruption in the amount of up to a hundred and ninety-five million dollars out of four billion and four hundred million dollars form
Value of the deal and said a member of the Committee of quitting in a press statement that the government and the Prime Minister indicated that the deal was canceled because of suspicion of corruption was formed a new committee to negotiate with Russia, and added that the amount of corruption in the deal is too large and that the security and defense committee are uncertain of and corruption with the involvement of people did not identify, warning exploit corrupt the need for Iraq to arms to steal money intended to buy it.
In turn, a member of the security and defense committee parliamentary Hassan Jihad said all arms deals in the last period marred by corruption, said during his interview with Studio ninth that the Commission had not seen so far on the details of arms deal with Russia, which the Iraqi government decided to cancel because of suspicions of corruption where, he said, adding that the deal showed that Iraq exported corruption to Russia Lagging arms us with a suspicion of involvement and Russian Defense Minister.
The MP for the Liberal bloc Jawad al-Hasnawi said earlier that there are traitors and agents in the halls of government with the knowledge of the president and some ministers are overlooked them because they belong to a party or bloc.
Hasnawi confirmed that Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki admitted the existence of brokers in this transaction, each holding government jobs and other parliamentarians. was Defense Minister Saadoun al-Dulaimi had paid a visit to Moscow at the head of the delegation of senior military to agree on a deal weapon heavy worth more than a billion dollars.
this has met with this deal strong opposition from political parties where various stated MP for the Liberal bloc of quitting that there controls and foundations was imperative that the Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki abide by before conclusion of armament contracts confirming the Studio ninth to the Commission on Security and Defense to learn something about the details of those contracts.
In turn, the member of the Commission on Security and Defense parliamentary Mehdi Haji The arms purchases agreed by Iraq recently with Russia and the Czech Republic to make it part of the coalition Russian-Iranian Syrian.
Said Haji in a press statement that Iraq currently has no need to hold such transactions which were at the expense of the Iraqi people but need to build state institutions and to focus on the establishment of balanced relations with the countries of the region and the world, adding that the matter if they are related to strengthening Iraq worthy to be developing the economic aspects and other Citing Turkey, which he said used water as a pressure job on the countries that experienced by the Tigris and Euphrates rivers to be disarmed dams and not buy conventional weapons as he put it.
11/10/2012 Parliamentary questioning the financial out $ 800 million from Iraq a week
Parliamentary Finance Committee questioned the validity of the U.S., which confirmed reports out eight hundred million dollars a week from Iraq in money laundering operations.
Committee member said Faleh applicable in a press statement that these reports
Based on samples of transactions exist in the Central Bank was not based on accurate data from official channels such as the GCT and BSA and customs, explaining that the amount of money smuggled does not suit the volume of goods in the Iraqi market and goods entering Iraq through border points.
The New York Times published a report late last month which confirmed the U.S. Inspector Stuart Bowen that there are approximately eight hundred million dollars are being smuggled out of Iraq every week, so based on the statements of the Acting Governor of the Central Bank of Abdel Basit Turki.
Shafaq News / The President of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), Najervan Barzani visited Tehran on Saturday in an official visit in response to an official invitation from the Iranian government to discuss bilateral relations and strengthen the trade and economic field.
The statement posted on Kurdistan Democratic Party site earlier , briefed by "Shafaq News", stated that "Barzani will pay an official visit to the Islamic Republic of Iran on Saturday," adding that "the visit would last for several days."
"The main objective of this visit, as well as the improvement of bilateral relations, is to strengthen trade and economic relations between the two sides."
The statement noted that "the Kurdish delegation includes several senior government officials," adding that "Barzani will meet senior Iranian government officials during the visit."
The representative of the provincial government in Tehran, Nathim Omar had confirmed to the Kurdistan Interior ministry site, briefed by "Shafaq News” that “the President of Kurdistan government, Najervan Barzani will pay an official visit to Iran that will last for two days.”
A source in the Council of Ministers of KRG announced earlier in September that, Najervan Barzani will visit Iran after receiving an official invitation by the Iranian officials. The source pointed out that Barzani pays great importance to developing relations with neighboring countries, especially Iran because it has great importance for the region in many ways and the government of the region is looking forward to have good relations with Iran. http://www.shafaaq.com/en/news/4026-...with-iran.html
♠ WAIT!! WHEN DID HIS SON BECOME PRESIDENT OF KURDISTAN REGION?
Shafaq News / MP form al- Iraqiya List revealed on Saturday a number of reasons that made some parties split from the list.
Haidar al-Mulla told "Shafaq News" that "the split issue faced by the list from time to time is because there are some parties that are well aware that it has became unaccepted by the leaders of al- Iraqiya List, due to its performance, so it started to split from the list."
"These parties began to establish their own formations in an attempt to fix their positions after being rejected from al- Iraqiya."
“Other parties may have a vision to enter the provincial council elections because local elections have data that differ from the general election and I think that it's a natural condition that occurs in electoral alliances taking place in al-Iraqiya and might be witnessed in the National Alliance and Kurdistan Alliance as well,” Mulla added.
"Al-Iraqiya List" is composed of four main components that have entered the legislative elections together which are; al-Wefaq national movement, Renewal movement, Iraqiyon list and solution list.
The most prominent leaders along with Allawi are both the Parliament Speaker, Osama al-Nujaifi and Deputy Prime Minister, Saleh al-Mutlaq and the vice president sentenced to death, Tareq al-Hashemi.
Al-Iraqiya list witnessed many splits in the last period, including the withdrawal of a number of its members who formed the bloc under the name al- Iraqiya white bloc as well as the withdrawal of MP , Iskandar Watoot with four members of Babel province at the beginning of last January, while dozens of members of the National Accord Movement, led by , Iyad Allawi in Basra province announced their withdrawal and joining other political movement under formation that comprise from dissidents from the movement and al- Iraqiya List from other provinces, meanwhile a former leader in the movement confirmed that marginalization , exclusion and the sectarian orientation of the list was the reason behind the withdrawal. http://www.shafaaq.com/en/news/4023-...iya-split.html
Shafaq News / Chairman of the National Investment announced that Iraq needs a trillion dollars in the next ten years to finance the reconstruction of infrastructure and move its economy.
Sami al-Araji, said in a statement reported for "Shafaq News", that "to finance the reconstruction of Iraq, we will need to between 600 to 700 billion dollars at least, but this amount could rise to within a thousand billion dollars until 2022."
Araji‘s statements came in a time Baghdad is witnessing the most important international exhibition in the last twenty years, which aims to encourage investment in Iraq.
Araji confirmed that a large portion of this amount may come from oil revenues, the first source of revenue in the country, as well as from foreign and Iraqi investments, adding "We expect to increase oil sales and strong improvement in (business) atmosphere appropriate to attract investments.
"In the end the foreign investment will be much higher either in size or in the percentage."
Former commander of U.S. forces in Iraq to resign from his position as director of the "CIA" because of sexual relations
Saturday, October 10 2 / November 2012 07:16 [Baghdad - where]
Declared the former U.S. commander of the U.S. forces in Iraq, General David Petraeus, said Friday his resignation from his position as director of the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency, "CIA" on the back of his extramarital relationship.
Said a White House statement said President Barack Obama approved the resignation of "David Petraeus,".
General Petraeus acknowledged in a letter sent to employees at the agency as a relationship "outside marriage," adding that "an act of this kind is unacceptable (by me) as a husband and as an administrator in the organization such as ours."
He added Petraeus (52 years): "Yesterday afternoon I went to the White House and asked the president to accept my resignation as director of the Central Intelligence Agency Alomrakh for personal reasons (...) has been approved by the President this afternoon."
Petraeus continued: "After more than 37 years acted in bad marriage tremendous appreciation through Torti in a relationship outside of marriage."
Petraeus had left the U.S. Army to receive the reins of the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency in the summer of 2011. He is the owner of the strategy that allowed the United States to get out of the Iraqi quagmire.
David Petraeus was born in the state of New York, 1952 to parents of Dutch descent and his father was a sailor and graduated from school, "Cornwell" High and joined the armed forces of America.
And work in the area of the ground forces and assumed leadership positions in the paratroopers mechanism offensive air and infantry in Europe, the Middle East and the United States. He is married to the daughter of a retired U.S. general was working president of the Academy of "West Point."
Share "Petraeus" in the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, as he was commander of the 101st Airborne Division and was missions band occupation of Nineveh province and after the mission band that he was the leadership returned to Washington, and before being nominated to return to Iraq as commander of the American forces, succeeding General George Casey.
One of the main reasons for his candidacy for the job that one of the architects of the new plan for U.S. President "George W. Bush" to save his troops in Iraq and which requires to send 21,500 more troops to Baghdad to face the resistance, which was a major threat to the occupation forces
Occupies "Petraeus" a special place in military circles where everyone heaps his praise during his time - two and a half years - in Iraq as commander of the 101st and as head of the mission training local security forces and investigated by the many goals of the occupation.
And agreed to the Armed Services Committee of the U.S. Congress unanimously on his appointment on January 25, 2007
Of black points recorded by a military man is the covenant he gave to Iraqi defense minister Sultan Hashim Ahmad after entering the U.S. Army of the conductor and the agreement stipulates that released in exchange for not entering the army in Mosul in the face with the U.S. Army but after giving up betrayed him General Petraeus and his extradition to Iraqi authorities and sentenced to execution. Despite opposition from both Iraqi President Jalal Talabani, who described the work of General Petraeus Balkhsais. / End
Nassif, calling on the government to provide the final accounts for 2012
Saturday, October 10 2 / November 2012 16:51
List MP demanded free, high Nassif, the government submission of final accounts for 2012, stressing at the same time the need to display transparently to parliament.
He said Nassif told all of Iraq [where], "The government has provided final accounts for previous years, but this year has not provided, although from a deficit in the budget of the Iraqi state in 2012, is supposed to be there round the ministries, collect and forward as accounts FINAL the ministry, "noting that" there are a lot of investment projects in the ministries have not been implemented, and therefore these funds must be returned to the Ministry of Finance and the recent recycling these funds to fill budget or to cover the deficit. "
She explained that "there are major objections by members of the House of Representatives not to submit the final accounts for the year, so the government must submit the accounts, and be transparent in its presentation to parliament in order to know what is the budget and what is it."
The Secretary General of the Council of Ministers on the Keywords announced Monday raise the financial budget of the state for 2013 to the House of Representatives as the final.
A statement of the Secretariat received [where] for Keywords to say, that "the amount of the budget amounted to  trillion dinars, which is the highest among the budgets in the history of Iraq," adding that "it is hoped that authenticates the House of Representatives on the budget, which will contribute to the completion of many projects development, in addition to the services sector and support economic segments of society. "
The Cabinet had approved the draft budget for 2013, which amounted to 138 trillion dinars in 23 of last October. Ended 2