Iranian official: the export of electricity to Iraq will resume soon

History of edits:: 2017/2/19 20:50 28 visits readable

{Baghdad: Euphrates News}

Iranian Energy Minister said Assistant electricity Affairs

Houshang Flaanaan that the export of electricity to Iraq will resume after Iraq opened a credit line.

He Flaanaan in a press statement that "the electricity export to Iraq has not resumed yet, but the agreement between the two countries, which was in force in the past year, the two sides had agreed to extend it through the year, exchanging documents related to them."

"The Iraqi side paid part of the dues in this area, where he paid $ 200 million during the past few days and will pay another $ 150 million in the coming days."
He pointed out that "the dues owed by Iraq in the field of electricity amounting to one billion and 200 million dollars as promised for payment in the form of payments" .anthy