Ministry of Foreign Affairs: Meeting of the Iraqi Kuwait will provide the groundwork for the withdrawal of Iraq from the provisions of Chapter VII fully
Monday, April 30 / April 2012 21:45
Said the Iraqi Foreign Ministry that the achievements of the Iraqi-Kuwaiti committee meeting yesterday, April 29 will provide the groundwork for the withdrawal of Iraq from the provisions of Chapter VII and in full, especially since it was an understanding on certain mechanisms and a common vision for the future next steps.
He said a statement posted today on the ministry said the meeting and meetings of subcommittees masters a positive spirit and the keenness of a common need to achieve tangible progress in the Iraqi-Kuwaiti relations. He said that what has been achieved and accomplished was the result of political will of the leadership of both countries,
The Supreme Committee of Ministers Iraqi – Kuwaiti Joint met Sunday in Baghdad and the head of the Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari, the head of the Kuwaiti side of the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Minister of Cabinet Affairs for Sheikh Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Sabah and attended by a number of ministers from both countries, and the Committee discussed all the issues between the two countries, namely: Iraq’s obligations towards the international resolutions and the land border between the two countries and the freedom of navigation in the Khawr Abd Allah and the missing Iraqis and Kuwaitis and Kuwaiti debt on Iraq and the compensation and the port of Mubarak, Kuwait and the establishment of a fishing Gulf and open a consulate Kuwait in both Basra and Erbil.
At the end of the meeting was signed on:
1. Minutes of the meeting the second session of the Higher Committee, with the identification and inventory of all the issues, and the record signed by the foreign ministers of both countries.
2. Agreement for the Establishment of a joint committee for cooperation between the Government of the Republic of Iraq and the Government of the State of Kuwait, and signed by the Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari, and on the Kuwaiti side, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister and Minister of Cabinet Affairs Sheikh Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Sabah.
3. Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Iraq and the Government of the State of Kuwait on the formation of a joint management committee to coordinate and regulate navigation in the Khawr Abd Allah, and signed by the Iraqi Transport Minister Hadi Farhan al-Amiri, and on the Kuwaiti side and Minister of Transportation Salem Mthieb Alovena.
The State Department announced that the agreement was also signed several other agreements after the end of legal procedures in both countries during the visit of the Prime Minister of Kuwait to Baghdad, coming before the end of this year. / End