Minister of Finance: for the year 2016 will be a tough year financially Iraq "

January 2, 2016 8:03

Finance Minister, Hoshyar Zebari, on Friday, taking the federal government "revealed" a new financial measures to bridge the shortfall in the budget, stressing that the current year will be "difficult".

Zebari said in a press statement, that "the Iraqi government is working on the rationalization of expenditure and the fight against corruption may take different financial measures to cover the deficit and the face of the financial crisis in the country."

Zebari said that "2016 will be a tough year financially Iraq," stressing the need to "bear all the burdens of the financial crisis of Iraqis."