Jawhar: Talabani-Barazani meeting to discuss mechanism of getting out of the crisis 19/11/2012 23:38:00
Erbil (NINA) – Media Advisor to the Speaker of Kurdistan Parliament, Tariq Jawhar, said that Tuesday's, Nov. 20, meeting between President Jalal Talabani and the President of Kurdistan Region, Massoud Barazani, in Erbil is to discuss available mechanism to solve the political crisis.
In a statement to NINA on Monday, Nov. 19, Jawhar said that Iraq is going through a very dangerous domestic problem; all have to bear their responsibilities toward getting out of current crisis.
He added, "Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki has to review his policies toward others, especially the Kurds." He pointed out that Maliki has renounced all his agreements and commitments, especially the last he made to the President on dissolving Dijla Operations.
Jawhar went on saying that the Kurdish leadership supports initiating new serious dialogue toward solving the problems to reach internal stability.
On Monday morning, President Jalal Talabani arrived in Erbil coming from Sulaymaniya, and he is scheduled to meet on Tuesday with President Barazani. / End.
************** " NEW SERIOUS DIALOGUE ", REALLY ? THIS IS LIKE THE COURTROOM SCENE FROM " A FEW GOOD MEN " WHERE DEMI MOORE SAYS TO THE COURT RENEWING HER EARLIER OBJECTION TO CERTAIN EVIDENCE , " YOUR HONOR, DEFENSE COUNSEL 'SERIOUSLY OBJECTS ' ***************
[SERIOUSLY ??? I OBJECT !!! IF THIS DONK TALABANI STARTS CALLING FOR DIALOGUE AND THE NATIONAL MEETING AGAIN I WILL SCREAM... THERE IS NO WAY TALABANI CAN EXPECT ANYONE TO AGREE TO MEET WITH MALIKI AND LISTEN TO HIS LIES...]
Liberal bloc: ready to oust al-Maliki after pleading us to the corruption of the arms deal 07:55:20 / 11/2012
Khandan - The Sadrist movement, The confessions leader of a coalition of state law, the existence of significant corruption in the arms deal and to members of the National Alliance bloc, enough of the fall of his government.
Said Jawad al-Hasnawi member of the Liberal block of the Sadrist movement, said the option to withdraw confidence from the Maliki government seems logical, especially after the recent confessions on Russian arms deal.
He Hasnawi in an interview with the newspaper "long", believed that "the issue has become serious after recognition of the leader of a coalition of state law during one recent meetings of the National Alliance, and through which confirmed the involvement of some government officials did not identify corrupt arms deal."
He denied Hasnawi what announced by the Minister of Defense Agency Saadoun Dulaimi that Iraq did not sign the deal in question, and said, "Maliki said he had signed the deal, but stressed that he will not be there and intermediaries in the transactions coming," adding that "the prime minister refused to reveal the names of Iraqi intermediaries, "he says.
Hasnawi said those arms deal "has been marred by corruption which requires an uprising by the House of Representatives to detect those involved, whether they are ministers or deputies."
A source in the National Alliance, had confirmed the "long", "that the Committee on preliminary investigations, both those set up by the government or the parliament on the Russian arms deal put forward the names of a number of officials involved."
He says the source, who declined to be named, said "Among the names a government official rank of minister and member of parliament, as well as the employee who was running the degree of functional in the secretariat of the Council of Ministers to leave work to trade between Amman and Baghdad."
On the accusations of the stream that is aborted project confidence Previous said Hasnawi "The signatures deputies block free session (no-confidence) did not withdraw until this time," and added, "We reject throw failure of previous efforts to withdraw confidence on the shoulders of the Liberal bloc."
And said a member of the Liberal bloc "that the reasons for adhering to withdraw confidence from the Maliki government still exist today and the most important file the arms deal, as well as the government's failure to provide services to citizens and rampant corruption and political conflicts."
And at the same time refused to link the subject of withdrawal of confidence the recent crisis between Kurdistan and Baghdad Operations Command regarding the formation of the Tigris.
[TALABANI... PAGING MR. TALABANI... HELLO... WAKE UP MAN... SMELL THE CORRUPTION... OR ARE YOU APART OF IT AS WELL MR.TALABANI ????]
Washington brokered truce between Baghdad and Erbil 2012-11-20 11:09:13
Erbil (Iba) ... at the time of preparing Iraqi President Jalal Talabani to consult with Massoud Barzani, president of Kurdistan region on the developments dangerous field in the Tuz area, sources in his party leadership that the Iraqi army moved two battalions of tanks to the region, while spokesman confirmed Peshmerga Forces Command IGFC reinforcements were sent yesterday to the area and arrived Vaughan infantry to the south side of the Jabal Hamrin.
In light of these developments and serious escalation U.S. delegation discuss with the parties concerned by the crisis causes and circumstances of this crisis in order to mediate and calm the atmosphere between the two teams. The Panel was informed Jabbar Yawar Secretary General of the Ministry of Peshmerga and its spokesman, «Middle East» that a U.S. delegation arrived yesterday headed by General Caslen Director, Office of Security Cooperation US-Iraq accompanied Alguenslan Alomarkiyan in Erbil and Kirkuk and met with the Minister of Peshmerga and the senior leaders of the ministry to discuss the developments on the ground witnessed by the Tuz , and drew clear warnings of the danger of armed clash between the army and the Peshmerga on the grounds that their forces close to each other, and talked about the confrontation Media serious fuel crisis further, and asked during the meeting to withdraw their forces immediately and stop Althhidat military from both sides, and work immediately for a meeting of the Higher Committee which includes the Ministries of Peshmerga and the defense and interior both governments. For our part, we informed the U.S. delegation that we do not want any clash between us and the army, and that we have no plans at all in this direction, and we expressed our desire to sit down at the negotiating table to solve all the problems?
He stressed informed the American side that forces we sent to the region have been withdrawn completely, and this is evidence that we do not intend to wage war on the military or confrontation with him, and agreed to resume meetings of the joint committees, particularly the Coordinating Committee of Supreme agree together to calm the situation by withdrawing all troops Additional area because there is no justification for to استقدامها there, as well as work on the calm tone of media.
He Iaurkadd U.S. delegation pledged that convey our views to the Iraqi side, and said that they would return to Baghdad to continue their efforts with the Department of Defense and the General Command in order to overcome this problem.
At the political level confirmed Adnan Mufti politburo member of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, President Jalal Talabani arrived yesterday to Erbil coming to Sulaimaniyah to meet with regional president Massoud Barzani to consult with him about the whole current events related Balozmtin Iraq's political and military in the area of Tuz.
In the meantime, sources leadership party, the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan that two battalions of the Iraqi army tanks own path to the future Tuz of Salahuddin province.
Mahmoud said Snkkawi member Steering Committee of the National Union and official office organizational area Ckramaan that these tanks were seen on the road to the great link between Kirkuk and Baghdad, pointing out that the Kurdish leadership aware of the issuance of the order of IGFC put all formations of the Operations Command Tigris in the case of warning maximum, Peshmerga and the leadership and in turn placed in the standby state.
Returning to the spokesman leadership Peshmerga forces team Jabbar Yawar to ask about the latest developments field to the borders of yesterday evening, Qalan Ground Forces Command moved regiments from Brigade 36 of the leadership of the band ninth infantry, and settled Alfojan in the south of the Jabal Hamrin, and we have information that all forces of the teams (fourth, fifth and twelfth) has placed the situation of the maximum warning.
Y Lnak military movements intense in areas near Khalis on the road link between Tuz and Baghdad, has been sending additional troops to an area near the village (Aanjana) and the other to an area near the (Eye Lower), while sent tank company to the headquarters operations Tigris, one of the tanks 'T-72', and the helicopter has developed a turn in the case of warning.
He revealed the team Yawar, that a decision of the General Command of the Armed Forces, headed by Nuri al-Maliki has been put all armed forces (army, police and domestic security) situation warning (c), the highest degrees of warning the military in Iraq, was suspended periodic holidays, was invited to licensees return to their headquarters immediately, as it issued an order to all military units to respond immediately and severely Peshmerga forces in the event dared to approach the Iraqi army, and this in itself is evidence that al-Maliki navigate the news is incorrect and inaccurate; because despite being commander in chief of the forces Armed it does not know that the Peshmerga forces and the Iraqi army are working together within the joint patrols in areas disputing a 24-hour, and that the army and the Peshmerga ينفذان joint operations against the terrorists, and they ran checkpoints common security since 2003, how has the army not to accept the approach of the Peshmerga them They essentially a hybrid operating daily through patrols and checkpoints.
The Peshmerga Ministry announced yesterday that calm now hangs over the disputed areas in Tuz Khurmatu following contain the crisis with the Tigris Operations Command.
The Secretary General of the Ministry of Peshmerga team Jabbar Yawar said the situation was calm, and the problem is over, have resulted from the accident, and findings of the Commission of Inquiry in the case that the incident is linked to the political situation, and decided to refer the case to the civil courts.
The commander in chief of the armed forces of Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki has warned the Kurdistan Regional Guard forces to change their site or to approach the armed forces.
The channel quoted the semi-official Iraqi news urgent statement from the General Office of the Armed Forces say that the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces warns Regional Guard forces to change their site or to approach the armed forces.
Hassan Alawi: differences between Maliki and Barzani electoral game to attract the masses 2012-11-20 13:37:56
BAGHDAD (Iba) ... Independent MP in the House of Representatives Hassan Alawi differences between Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki and President of the Kurdistan region on the number of files the electoral game.
He said the top in a press conference held at the parliament building and attended the independent press (Iba) ... Tuesday what happens between Maliki and Barzani differences to say the least as personal and objectives are clear through the electoral escalate sharply speeches and differences to attract the masses to them.
He added that Maliki in the presence of a strong competitor of him Sadrists began attracting audiences of his year and Shiite, and who stood with him after escalation of the same national and lured the year Tqribem him and the same thing to Barzani after saw that his role is waning in the Kurdistan region and the rise of the Islamic movement in the province began inspiring Kurdish nationalism and this is what will raise the electoral tally.
He explained that under the upper of these events, we find that the differences between the parties is an electoral game to win over the masses became apparent reluctance to participate and drop the electoral level after he tired of political promises.
The Office of the Adjutant General of the Armed Forces, Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki warned two days before the Kurdistan Regional Guard forces of relocation or approaching from the armed forces.
For his part, expressed the Kurdistan Region President Massoud Barzani said in a statement on the background of the events of Tuz, ready Territory to meet any event is not encouraged pointing out that attempts to demolish the friendship between the Shiites and the Kurds, calling the people of Kurdistan to be ready to face any event is not encouraged and work to thwart those schemes targeting Kurds and withheld areas of Kurdistan. (End)
Mutlaq holds al-Maliki and al-Dulaimi responsibility for what happens inside the prison of human rights abuses 2012-11-20 12:24:45
BAGHDAD (Iba) ... MP for the coalition in Iraq Hamid al-Mutlaq General Commander of the Armed Forces Nouri al-Maliki and Defense Minister Saadoun al-Dulaimi full responsibility for what is happening inside and outside prison of human rights abuses.
He said in a press conference held today in the House of Representatives and attended by the independent press (Iba) ... Tuesday that what is happening to the Iraqi and the various ages of serious violations, rapes did not exclude any one man, women, children and elderly evidence affront to the dignity of Iraq.
Mutlaq said that the Iraqi citizen, his holiness and his humanity, but in Iraq we find offense to these rights every day of arbitrary arrests and raids and displace compared to bribe and blackmail and a violation of the symptoms unapproachable forehead of humanity.
Mutlaq listed some of the names who have been subjected to physical abuses them / Mohammed Khudair Obeid and Mohammed Fadhil Abdullah Anal, Mahmoud Obeid, Saddam Mukhlif / add some women toiling under psychological and physical torture.
He stressed that these cases can not be carried out by Corporal or officer of his own without fear of punishment.
European countries led by America aspires to ignite an internal war in Iraq with a weapon of oil companies 2012-11-20 13:29:55
BAGHDAD (Iba) .. Report / dreams Furaiji / .. Immigration Northern foreign companies investment contracting with the Oil Ministry launched without a specific date her with the beginning of the first company abandon $ 18 billion in the southern fields ExxonMobil company that ignited internal differences between the Government of the Territory and the Government Center and show willingness to re differences after agreement 13/9 / 2012 that resolved internal disagreements prompted them to announcing the sale of its stake to another company and contract with the Kurdistan Region of New around 6 patches of oil in the north 3 of them within the disputed territories, and did not finish this company created to enthrall internal but took withdraw investment companies other Total and Kaz Bagoes to contract with the Kurdistan Region to ignite internal war in central Iraq.
Specialists explained the reasons for abandoned these companies to Kurdistan without the approval of the central government.
Where the director of the Contracts oil in the oil ministry Sabah al-Saadi told the independent press (Iba) that all oil companies of foreign investment that deal with the oil ministry companies sober and well-known and approved of the biggest countries in the world has to know the position of the Ministry of Oil companies that hire them and abandon held after period and complemented with the Kurdistan Region without their consent not to allow them to operate Bay area in southern and central Iraq.
He denied Saadi: threat and the oil ministry of foreign companies contracting with the Ministry of Natural Resources in the Kurdistan region by placing them in the black list, stressing: that the oil ministry had given the option to foreign companies (Total, Exxon Mobil and Kazibrom) by looking at the contract with the Kurdistan Region either stay with the oil ministry or abandoned and complete its work in the Kurdistan Region.
Saadi said: that all foreign companies justify their position abandonment of the southern fields and withdraw to the northern fields they work in Iraq, whether in the south or the north, stressing: the fact that dealing with the region is for profit much يجنونه from the northern fields and estimated ten times what يجنونه of southern fields.
Saadi continued: that the causes of migration of companies dealing with the Oil Ministry to the north and contract with the Ministry of Natural Resources is looking for economic reason large profit.
As confirmed by the Commission on oil and energy Attorney Susan Saad Speaking told the independent press (Iba): Abandonment investment companies for contracts with the oil ministry and work in the fields north of the Kurdistan Region came to policy profitable investment in the region to reverse the policy pursued by the Ministry of Oil with companies that pushed out to North migration.
Saad said: The investment policy and contracting region with investment companies guarantee their partnership absolute profits that you get from the fields which the company operates unlike the oil ministry, which gives a fraction of the profit hard for the company both increased oil production of the field or less, the company's share of the field fixed quarter, prompting companies to terminate contracts and to go to the Kurdistan Region in terms of policy and desired profit with it.
Saad showed: that contracts with the region is different from them with the Oil Ministry, where engagements in the region participate in the production either in the oil ministry are service contracts with a quarter of the profits of the college field and this is what does not aspire his international companies in their work in Iraq.
Saad considered: Investing in Iraq has almost become a challenge between the center and the province governments although they in one state and a lot of negatives that create internal conflicts and fragmentation between Arabs and Kurds.
She Saad: that all companies in the world aspire and are looking for profit a lot and good reputation with its contract with the oil-producing countries and dealing center with companies interfering its internal affairs and impose upon service contracts unprofitable make notorious among States is pushing them to abandon every decade unworthy history Big and moving toward respected and estimated profits as much work.
As part of an oil expert Halim Kazem stressed during a recent told the independent press (Iba) The reasons for the withdrawal of foreign companies is political, not economic, noting: that all companies contracting with the Ministry of Oil on a thorough knowledge of the differences Interior with the region and has received threats from the oil ministry by placing them in the black list But engaged with the region continued defiance of the center to create political strife for it to destroy Iraq.
He added Kazim: that Exxon Mobil left a reserve of $ 18 billion and a search for fields or structures for oil fields in the north, especially in the disputed areas Salahuddin, Kirkuk and withdrew after Total and Kaz Brom and left field Badra, stressing: that the goal of corporate political stems from U.S. war but Unlike other wars war entering its creates political mesmerized drives to the internal war between the region and the center.
He expert: that all companies got contracted profitably with the Oil Ministry where the fields are guaranteed profit, not unexplored, West Qurna semi developer and crazy unknown produced and Badra product and there is no excuse for companies in their fields oil producing much more from the northern fields.
The decision of the Commission on oil and energy parliamentary MP Qassem Mohammed Mchkta refer to (Iba): reasons abandoned foreign companies fields of Central and South to work in the northern fields to enter the central government in the internal affairs of companies and administrative corruption and financial decades and bureaucracy enjoyed by the oil ministry and the federal government.
Said Mchkta: that all infrastructure of the oil fields south back to the sixties of the last century and there is no care and support by the federal government to develop the fields to attract international companies, stressing: that all companies that contracted with the central government did not like her to continue to work in the fields tired and undeveloped and intervention government in the internal affairs of what make them prefer to give up all their dues and give contracts to work with the Ministry of Natural Resources in the Kurdistan Region.
He explained: that the work contract with the Kurdistan Regional Break the flexibility of working with the central government and more freedom and development of the oil fields, which do not need the trouble in the exploration and extraction of oil, making it more attractive from the southern fields.
He Mchkta: that the Kurdistan Regional Government does not stop its contracts with companies that accept to work with it in accordance with the article of the Constitution 112, which states that the cooperation and participation between the central government and the Kurdistan Regional Government to manage the oil fields and policymaking oil and strategic plans that will increase oil production of Iraq, noting: that the central government did not comply with the text of the article and refused to complete the payment of corporate employment in the region after the latter Convention 9/13/2012 held between the region and the center.
And Rapporteur of the Commission on oil and energy: The statements Vice President for Energy Hussain al-Shahristani, confirm that complete dues to companies operating in the region, making work less and production is decreasing and a rejection of the terms of the agreement last, this is what drives the region to contract with any global company without reference to the central government. (End)
The start of the parliamentary session to discuss events in Gaza, reading and vote on a number of laws 2012-11-20 11:46:31
BAGHDAD (Iba) ... Council of Representatives resumed Tuesday its regular discuss the Israeli aggression on the Gaza Strip in Palestine, reading and vote on a number of draft laws.
A parliamentary source said told the independent press (Iba) .. The House of Representatives held its regular agenda includes discussion of the Israeli assault on Gaza and the vote on the proposed law to amend law to compensate victims who lost part of their bodies by the practices of the former regime No. 5 of 2009.
He also includes the agenda to vote on a bill of Communications and Informatics and vote on the draft law on ratification of the regulation of terms electronic signature in the field of electronic transactions in the Arab countries, and discuss the final accounts of the general budget, and the second reading of the budget bill the Federal Republic of Iraq for the fiscal year 2013.
Nujaifi: accusations between Baghdad and Erbil and mobilize their troops strategic mistake 2012-11-20 11:06:46
BAGHDAD (Iba) ... Warned House Speaker Osama Nujaifi of serious reflection of mutual accusations between the central government and the Kurdistan region on the situation in the country and the political process.
A statement by the Office of the President of the House of Representatives received the independent press (Iba) .. Tuesday he saw the days and weeks past buoyancy new crises where she returned some political speeches to accents square rivalries first witnessed early political process, and CME those tones manifestations Thtter media dire straits portend the observer of heart deep invisible, and the militarization of the Iraqi street and alert of armed force, especially between the central government and the Kurdistan region, and an exchange of accusations between some of the political blocs and some executive bodies, and attempts to excite the components of the national social fabric one against each other at the instigation of ethnic and sectarian lines.
He added that we are preparing dramatize these things, and converted from differences technical or advanced functionality or confusions in understanding intentions, to crises تستنهض speech media seems hostile to some degree, requiring trenches opposite, strategic mistake sincerely wish of all partners not to fall it, but hard work and sincere of everyone to be avoided, and to be national composure composure, and the abandonment of pride in unrighteousness, and resorting to the language of the Pacific responsible dialogue away from the media hype and popular agitation, which sets its correct state constitution compass as sole-Faisal in all variations.
The statement continued stress sincerely that the continuation of this approach in dealing among all partners displays the homeland and the political process to imbalances serious structural under spiral regional crises and challenges fierce Dates region and the world, and necessitate national responsibility and historical to all partners to distance themselves from the differences and seek common ceiling to serve the nation and the people and maintain their unit and their security and Slamanma.
And warned the Office of the Commander in Chief of the armed forces of Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki warned the Kurdistan Regional Guard forces of relocation or approaching from the armed forces.
For his part, expressed the Kurdistan Region President Massoud Barzani said in a statement on the background of the events of Tuz, ready Territory to meet any event is not encouraged, noting that attempts to demolish the friendship between the Shiites and the Kurds, calling the people of Kurdistan to be ready to face any event is not encouraged, and that works to thwart such schemes targeting Kurds and withheld areas of Kurdistan.
************** I MUST SAY THAT COMMENTARY LIKE THE FOREGOING MAKES IT APPEAR TO ME THAT THE THREATS AND POSTURING BETWEEN THE KURDS AND ARABS IS INDEED THAT, POSTURING, THEATRE AND HIGH DRAMA *******************
Lubna Rahim calls Barzani and Kurdish politicians to put the logic of reason and wisdom 2012-11-20 06:39:34
BAGHDAD (Iba) ... MP for the coalition called the Iraqi Free Lubna Rahim Kurdistan leader Massoud Barzani to put the logic of reason, wisdom and away from the tone of escalation, out of concern for the unity of Iraq's land and people.
She told him the Information Office of the coalition and received by the independent press (Iba) a copy of the policy question and inciting street Kurdistan against Operations Command of the Tigris and the Iraqi armed forces stems from the illusions live in the imagination of some, and we hope to be aware of these very well that nozzles rifles Iraqi army will not lift never generally the Iraqi Kurdish people.
She Rahim The policy of escalation will not serve one will result in only the damage that will pay a price everyone, and here we call Kurdish leaders in general and the President of Kurdistan, Massoud Barzani, especially to use the logic of reason, the government and get away from illusions, as would be futile of incitement against the Iraqi armed forces, because the discourse convulsive and incitement would not be in the interest first before other Kurds.
She must be the interest of the Iraqi people of all nationalities and walks of life above all else, freedom and well-being if the price of blood will be without any value and will not be congratulated by one.