Kuwait denied its claim to pay debts owed by Iraq in Iraqi Airways file directly.

Kuwait denies the claim Iraq to pay its debts arising directly Airways

Wednesday, November 28 2 / November 2012 16:43

[Baghdad – where]

Kuwait denied its claim to pay debts owed by Iraq in Iraqi Airways file directly.

The Kuwaiti ambassador to Iraq, to the insured’sAnd all of Iraq [where] a clarification of the news publication earlier in the agency that “Kuwait did not claim payment directly on debt owed by Iraq in the file of Iraqi Airways , but restrict Kuwait to all the agreements resulting from meetings fraternal to address this issue, and will remain in Iraq’s interest of our priorities. ”

A source in the Ministry of Transport revealed to [where] last Monday for “leaving a technical delegation from the ministries of transport and finance and foreign affairs headed by Prime Minister’s Advisor legal Fadel Mohammed Jawad to Kuwait to discuss the problematic developments file Airways and compensations upon after the decline of Kuwait concurred latter show fears and concern of Iraq’s non-compliance with debt settlement on Iraqi Airways. ”

He added that “the agreement was provided to pay Iraq an amount of $ 500 million in compensation final to Kuwait Airways and be deposited amount in one global banks, known and not taken his extradition only after debt forgiveness, but the Kuwaiti side demanded that payment is to him directly which was rejected by Iraq and promise Unlike of the agreement. ”

The source noted that “Kuwait has justified this position her concern of Iraq’s lack of commitment to the Convention and pledges and it will not fall down debt only after receiving the amount, prompting to send a delegation to negotiate again.”

The United Nations Mission in Iraq [UNAMI] has announced the approval of Kuwait invest Taweidadtha in Iraq, and the Head of Mission Martin Kobler said in a press statement that “Kuwait agrees to transfer a large part of the compensation to the investment in Basra and a number of provinces.”

The Foreign Ministry denied the Kuwaiti claim by Kobler her country’s intention to invest Iraq Taweidadtha.

Ties Iraqi – Kuwaiti development has been described as “positive” in the past few months, to end the outstanding issues between the two countries, and to remove Iraq from international sanctions imposed on it in the seventh item, before the UN Security Council.

The latest developments announced two countries to end the row and the final settlement of the issue of Iraqi Airways, said after Emir of Kuwait Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah on 23 October last Emiri Decree approving the financial settlement, after the two sides signed a final settlement by the Iraq to pay $ 500 million in compensation final to Kuwait Airways.

And consists of Chapter VII of the 13 articles, and is resolution 678 issued in 1990 calling for the ousting Iraq from Kuwait by force, from the provisions of this chapter, Iraq is still under Tailth, because the survival of several issues outstanding, such as the remains of Kuwaiti citizens and prisoners in Iraq, and Kuwaiti property, including the archives of the Amiri Diwan, and the Crown Prince Court, and the issue of compensation and environmental oil, which is not only related to the State of Kuwait, but other Arab countries, and companies claim that they do not still have some rights. ended.