Optimism parliamentary approval of the budget following the announcement of Erbil
Optimism parliamentary approval of the budget following the announcement of Erbil export 100 000 barrels through the SOMO
03.22.2014 (0:01 pm)
Baghdad / Mohammad Sabah
Welcomed the major political blocs initiative of the Kurdistan Regional Government Judge export of 100 000 barrels of oil per day, “and pointed to the need for investment initiative to resolve disputes relating to the budget to pave the way for the passed in Parliament as soon as possible, also welcomed the UN Mission and Washington initiative.
suggested President of the Kurdistan Regional Government Nechirvan Barzani, the export of the region 100 000 barrels of oil a “temporary” starting from the first of April next, across the SOMO of the central government, and that “this proposal comes as a” gesture of goodwill “with Baghdad until reaching a positive outcome in the negotiations between the parties , while stressing not to put “preconditions” for the implementation of this proposal.
said the spokesman of the Liberal bloc parliamentary, Jawad al-Jubouri, the “long”, that “the crisis on the budget is concentrated among a coalition of state law and the Kurdistan region,” pointing to the existence of a unified position within the National Alliance about the budget in order to serve the citizens of Kurdistan and the center and the south. ”
added Jubouri that “the initiative KRG to export 100 000 barrels per day, a welcome that was resolved the crisis and speed up the enactment of the federal budget for the year 2014″, pointing out that the time has become tight in front of the two parties do not resolve only negotiations and dialogues. ”
to the MP said the bloc citizen Habib Terminal in an interview with “long”, that the differences between the Kurdistan region and Baghdad list regarding salaries and intractable problems unresolved for a long time, and thus became cumulative. ”
explained Terminal that “the problem of the budget needs solutions strategy based on cooperation between the governments of Arbil and Baghdad, “explaining that the initiative of the Government of the Kurdistan current welcome but need to be clarification on how to export and production.”
and added that “the federal budget has been drafted in accordance with the measurement of specific amounts for the export of oil,” he said, adding that the export of 100 thousand barrels per day from Kurdistan does not affect the budget in its entirety, “and wondered what is the fate of the budget in light of reduced oil production?”.
considered the Iraqi List MP Salem Daly said in a statement to “term that the initiative of the Kurdistan Regional Government for the export of 100 000 barrels of oil a positive to solve the budget crisis and to speed up the pass. ”
said Delly afterthought “that the government is in crisis with all political forces and not with the Kurdistan Alliance only,” adding that the bloc with solutions cover a constitutional solution to the outstanding problems. ”
and continued that “the figure imposed by the government on Kurdistan region regarding the quantities of oil that are supposed to be issued by the province, amounting to 400 000 barrels per day is a number that is realistic, and beyond the capacity of Kurdistan, “calling on the federal government to accept the proposal of the Kurdistan Regional Government.” He predicted MP Salem Delly pass a federal budget during the next few days after the launch of this proposal by the Kurdistan. ”
so welcomed the MP for the coalition of state law, Khalid al-Asadi declaration of the Kurdistan region, said the “long-Presse,” The problem of suspension oil export unresolved constitutional, The Constitution Select path concept of this matter, that the Iraqi oil all belongs to all the Iraqi people, therefore, and in place over the past years, the oil-producing provinces turned all its revenue to the federal government, and the final distribution by the budget law office by Parliament.
continues al-Asadi, he can the provincial government to hand over the oil to the federal government for export in accordance with the mechanisms and bear all the expenses of export and Achkalath and intervention revenue in the Development Fund for Iraq, to enter the income Msthsalh budget.
refers to the solution to this problem is moving, adding “even Osdrt Kurdistan 50 000 barrels, not 100 000 there is no problem in it, but they already have to give all the oil to the government, either to issue oil outside the framework of the Iraqi government is unacceptable, because the oil in Kurdistan belongs to all Iraqis, and the oil in Basra and other provinces belongs to all the Iraqi people. “and welcomed the Deputy Prime Minister for Energy Affairs Hussain al-Shahristani, the decision of the government of the Kurdistan region, Shahristani said in a statement: “We welcome the decision of the government of the Kurdistan region of Iraq to start exporting Iraqi oil producer in the region through the national system to the Mediterranean through the Company blister national (SOMO) in accordance with the procedures specified in the company.”
Shahristani said “The revenue will be deposited in the Development Fund for Iraq shall be distributed on the basis of the federal budget.”
He Shahristani that “this decision is the fruit of the first of the ongoing negotiations between the delegations of the federal government and the provincial government to be followed by other steps to increase the export of oil from the region, according to the text of the context to enjoy all Iraqis Revenue Additional derived from increased exports of Iraqi oil. ”
welcomed UNAMI in the country, the decision of the Kurdistan Regional Government to abide by the export of 100 000 barrels of oil per day, and said the Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq, Nikolay Mladenov said in a statement received (range Press), a copy him, “I welcome the decision of the Government of the Kurdistan region to export one hundred thousand barrels of crude oil from the region daily via pipelines Iraqi starting since the first of April 2014.
expressed the United States, welcomed the decision of the Kurdistan Regional Government to commence on the export of 100 thousand barrels of oil per day on a temporary basis as a gesture of “goodwill with the central government, “and indicated that it notes progress in the talks in order to take advantage of all Iraqis from projected increases in oil production, while confirming the continuing role of mediator between the region and the center.