The Czech Republic is offering a grant of 25 million crowns to rebuild Iraq

23/03/2017 15:19

The Czech government will donate 25 million crowns for the reconstruction of Iraq after approval by the Czech government, Czech government spokesman Martin Ereer said.

"The Czech Foreign Minister Lubomir Zawaralik promised to provide financial support during the meeting of the international coalition to fight da'ash," the Prague Daily newspaper reported.

"The State Department expects the amount to be spent on decontamination, demining and disposal of unexploded ordnance," he said.

The Czech government has supported the Iraqi government in the fight against Dahesh and provided previous aid worth 33 million crowns while Czech experts in Iraq to train Iraqi pilots on the L159 aircraft in addition to medical care and training.