Baghdad and Erbil talks about exporting the region’s oil is positive and will be a third meeting
Osman: Baghdad and Erbil talks about exporting the region’s oil is positive and will be a third meeting between the two sides
Monday, 20 January 2014 15:04
Counting the Kurdistan Alliance MP Mahmoud Othman, and talks are now ongoing dialogues between the governments in Baghdad and Erbil positive noting that “the two sides are now considering the views of each on the issue of the export of oil and matters relating thereto.”
The Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government, Barzani and his accompanying delegation arrived yesterday to Baghdad and met with Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki announced the Kurdistan Regional Government that talks between the delegation region “took place in an atmosphere of positivity, openness and the two sides addressed the main points of differences between Arbil and Baghdad, and ways to find appropriate solutions to him that in the interest of all Iraqis. said in a statement that the Kurdistan Regional Government Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki and President of the provincial government Barzani stressed during the meeting, their willingness to address all the problems through dialogue and understanding.
Osman said in a statement to all of Iraq [where] today that ” the Kurdish delegation met with the government in Baghdad have been put forward views between the two sides and each side now considering the views of the other side about the differences and days later it is possible to put forward answers about the meetings. ”
“The atmosphere is positive and that things are possible to advance towards a solution to the problems, noting that” Baghdad and Erbil, if agreed on the problems pertaining to the export of oil, it is possible to settle other things related to it, stressing that “there to meet with a third between the two sides.”
The announcement KRG intention million barrels exported to Turkey via line has been established between them recently angered the federal government in Baghdad and promised him “contrary to the Constitution and the smuggling of oil,” in addition to the threat to cut off funding for the province to cut its share of the budget for fiscal 2014.
The Oil Ministry has described the announcement Kurdistan Regional Government for the flow of crude oil to world markets via a new pipeline to the Turkish port of Ceyhan, as “a flagrant violation of the Iraqi Constitution,” and threatened to sue those responsible for what it called the “smuggling”. ended 2.