views influential former & current gov't involved smuggle large sums oil south ports
Saturday, December 19, 2015 19:10 Parliamentary Energy: views of influential former and current government involved the smuggling of large quantities of oil through the southern ports
BAGHDAD / Baghdadi News / ..revealed to the Commission on oil and energy parliamentary member Mazen Mezni, Saturday, about the involvement of influential points of the previous government and the current smuggling large amounts of crude oil out of the country through the southern ports of the country.
Said Mezni in an interview with / Baghdadi News /, that "the influential views of the previous government and the current involved the implementation of large amounts of crude oil out of the country through the border crossing points of the country," noting that "the committee approached the Parliamentary Integrity Committee so particular to uncover the perpetrators and hold them accountable."
He said the "smuggling operations carried out through powerful actors coordinate the government, including the Ministry of Oil with the supervisors of the export operations in the southern ports," pointing out that "The oil ministry counters in those inaccurate ports and older are allowing to carry out the smuggling operations."
Mezni said that "the actors involved the smuggling of oil out of the country in the previous government and the current were not subjected to any accountability," adding that "most of them raised their posts by Haider al-Abadi during launch reforms packages."
He Mezni that "the parliamentary energy committee intends to carry out a fact-finding committee to ascertain the amount of oil smuggled names involved and smuggled abroad."