Iraq agrees with Kuwait for the second session of the Joint Committee in Baghdad next April

Thursday, March 15 / March 2012 15:31

Twilight News / The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Iraq, Thursday, an agreement Iraq with Kuwait for the second session of the joint higher committee between the two sides in Baghdad in the middle of next April, as revealed two sides agreed on a joint administration for navigation in the Khawr Abd Allah, she pointed out that Kuwait has expressed its willingness to exit from Iraq under Chapter VII.

According to a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs received "Twilight News" copy that "the Iraqi delegation headed by Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki during his visit yesterday to Kuwait held detailed discussions with the Emir of Kuwait on the overall issues of Iraqi-Kuwaiti relations, was reached a number of understandings on settlement of debt implications of the Iraqi Airways and the completion and final settlement of the Kuwaiti side to stop all lawsuits, and legal claims on the company and property in Iraq. "

The statement said that "Iraq is committed to Balaqrart binding international to complete the process of maintaining signs of the land border between the two countries and begin the implementation of its obligations towards the UN," noting that the two sides agreed to "issue of freedom of navigation in the Khawr Abd Allah and cooperation to ensure the rights of the parties through joint administration and not to inflict any damage to the interests of both sides. "

The statement added that "The Iraqi side also expressed the importance of bilateral cooperation in Siebel to ensure Iraq would emerge fully from the provisions of Chapter VII of the way to full normalization of relations on the basis of respect for sovereignty, independence and territorial integrity, mutual respect and activation of common interests and look forward to a prosperous future for both peoples."

The statement continued that "the Iraqi delegation met with National Assembly Speaker Ahmed Abdul Aziz Al-Sadoun, chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee and a number of MPs was emphasized on the importance of parliamentary cooperation and to encourage interaction and cooperation between the two countries through joint activities to promote cooperation in all fields."

The two sides of Iraq and Kuwait have signed, on Wednesday, the agreement under which the settlement of the Iraqi Airways with Kuwait $ 500 million, will pay, including Iraq $ 300 million in cash to Kuwait, and is investing $ 200 million of other airlines Kuwaiti-Iraqi operation.

It is noteworthy that al-Maliki has presided over during his visit to Kuwait, on Wednesday, and high-level delegation including Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari and financial Rafie al-Issawi and transport Hadi al-Amiri, Human Rights Mohammed Xiaa Sudan, in addition to a number of advisers in the Prime Minister and the Governor of Basra, ending his visit, on Thursday morning .