Hamoudi [where] ruled out of Iraq from Chapter VII

Hamoudi [where] ruled out of Iraq from Chapter VII

Thursday, October 29 2 / November 2012 02:18

[Baghdad – where]

Ruled out of the parliamentary Foreign Relations Committee, out of Iraq from international sanctions under Chapter VII, at the current time.

Committee Chairman Humam Hamoudi told all of Iraq [where], that “there has been progress in the effort to exit Iraq from Chapter VII and listed its international sanctions, and there are positive indications, in this context, but he left it can not be achieved in the near, and needs matter to time. ”

Chapter VII consists of 13 articles, is Resolution 678, passed in 1990 calling for the ousting Iraq from Kuwait by force, the provisions of this chapter, Iraq is still under Tailth, because several issues remain outstanding.

Hamoudi pointed out that “the ministerial delegation, who is currently visiting Kuwait, looking, in particular, the subject of airlines, and deliver a message of the seriousness of Iraq and its position at the end of this file and other outstanding issues between the two countries.”

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 which, after the decline in Kuwait concurred latter, and express their fears and concerns of Iraq’s non-compliance with debt settlement on Iraqi Airways. ”

He added that “the agreement was provided to pay Iraq amounted to $ 500 million in compensation final to Kuwait Airways, and be deposited amount a bank known global, nor be extradited only after debt forgiveness, but the Kuwaiti side demanded that payment is to him directly, it which was rejected by Iraq and promise contrary to 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.”

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

The Kuwaiti Ambassador to Iraq Ali insured’s [where], clarification of the news publication previously at the agency, said that “Kuwait did not ask or pay directly on the 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 the interest of Iraq will remain our top priority. ”

The United Nations Mission in Iraq [UNAMI] announced in 5 of last October approval Kuwait Investment Taweidadtha in Iraq, and the head of the mission, Martin Kobler in a press statement that “Kuwait agrees to transfer a large part of the compensation to the investment in Basra and a number of the provinces. ”

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

Ties Iraqi – Kuwaiti described as positive development over 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. ended 2.