United States: Iraq’s economy will be the fastest growing in the world during the year 2013

United States: Iraq’s economy will be the fastest growing in the world during the year 2013

Sunday, January 13 2 / January 2013 17:53

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United States announced that Iraq’s economy will be the fastest growing in the world during the year 2013, noting that it continues to work with Iraq to rebuild its system of military to form a more defensive strength that contribute to the promotion of peace and security in the region, announcing the delivery of Iraq 30 aircraft of the next generation of Boeing 737 through mid-2013.

A spokesman for the U.S. Embassy in Iraq, Stephen Beecroft, in a press statement, “Last month saw the passage of the first anniversary of the withdrawal of U.S. military from Iraq, and the beginning of a new chapter in our bilateral relationship, said Romney Iraq over the past year a prominent place, and increasingly in the region at political and economic, for example, Iraq hosted a summit of the League of Arab States, in addition to talks [5 + 1] with Iran over its nuclear program, as Iraq is currently producing more oil at levels not previously communicated during the last thirty years. ”

“The forecasts indicate that Iraq’s economy will be the fastest growing in the world during the year 2013, The United States welcomes the successful Iraq, will also continue to support him, through the strategic framework agreement governing our bilateral relationship, and with Iraq sought to build its economy and provide basic services for the people of people, and protect the constitutional rights of all its citizens, and building advanced military system to defend its sovereignty. ”

“For the United States, the expanding U.S. investment in Iraq and building bilateral business is one of the most important priorities, especially when taking into consideration the importance of supporting the private sector in the growth of the economy and the elimination of unemployment and raise the level of life, pointing out that” wing American in the Baghdad International Fair which was held in the month of November last year witnessed, presence of many U.S. companies leading that want to invest in Iraq, has increased during 2011 Iraqi exports to the United States by [40] percent, with increased U.S. exports to Iraq by [47 percent. ”

He argued, “as Iraq has recently purchased a passenger plane Boeing [777] American-made, which can transport more passengers and cargo farther than those traveled by any other aircraft at the present time. Scheduled to begin Iraq receipt [30] another plane of the next generation of Boeing [737] through mid-2013. ”

The spokesman for the embassy, said that “the U.S. government confirmed its commitment to Iraq by investing approximately [8.8] billion U.S. dollars since 2003 in infrastructure projects and other support civil society and democracy, and economic growth, as well as projects focusing on aid humanitarian, education, health and the environment. For example, the program of community support of the U.S. Agency for International Development assisted communities in Dohuk, Anbar and Basra to complete [10.000] local project, such as building projects, schools and clinics, roads and water systems. ”

The Stephen Beecroft “despite leaving American soldiers of the country, we are continuing to work with Iraq to rebuild its system of military to form a more defensive power professional and effective that contribute to the promotion of peace and security in the region, and through the Office of Security Cooperation at the U.S. Embassy, we provide Iraq with aircraft and naval vessels to help protect its borders and needs legitimate defense in the coming years. represent our important in the field of military leadership, human rights and exercises technical we provide to elements of Iraqi military forces part of the security relationship close and fruitful and that we expect to grow and develop in the coming years. ”

He added by saying, “and go beyond the relationship between the United States and Iraq in its entirety within the political, economic and security, and we are proud to relations between the two peoples in particular. We support arts programs, science and education, and establish partnerships with universities across the country in order to establish bonds of partnership in the field of education because of their of great importance for both countries. A growing number of Iraqis who are studying in the United States [, up 31% from last year] and benefit from the best higher education systems in the world, as the embassy to send hundreds of young people to the United States within the programs of mutual visits. ”

The spokesman for the embassy to “strengthen the bonds of Bilateral cultural relations by bringing the musical performances, poets, filmmakers and writers to share the Iraqi public visions and ideas. Has also participated in over a thousand of young Iraqis who are suffering difficult circumstances in our most popular English language teaching, with the fellowship program Fulbright prestigious funding more Iraqis to graduate studies in the United States and numbers exceed students than any other country in the region. meet Iraqis and Americans, learn and work together in unprecedented numbers to help our two countries to Anama future vibrant, prosperity and democracy, “adding,” The United States will continue in friendship true with Iraq, and we will help as friends do, as we will be honest as friends as well, and we will work together also to achieve common objectives on the face that friends should do. This is provided by the Governments commitment and promise that I offer personally. “ended

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