Skinner: Chapter VII did not prevent Iraq from buying weapons

Skinner: Chapter VII did not prevent Iraq from buying weapons and survival under Tailth will not make him weak

Posted 09/07/2012 09:23 AM

Babinaoz (Reuters) – said the government spokesman Ali al-Dabbagh, the non-withdrawal of Iraq from Chapter VII did not stop him from buying weapons or arming his army, believing that its survival under the jurisdiction of this chapter will not make him weak, as pointed out that Iraq is dealing with some of the issues the Kuwaiti responsibly and humanely. Dabbagh said that “not out of Iraq from Chapter VII did not stop him from buying weapons or arming his army to protect its sovereignty, but it tends not to be aggressive on the issue of arming,” noting that “the political system in Iraq has changed and no longer philosophy to build a strike force to threaten the region. ” The Iraqi government is seeking to arm the Iraqi army all Sannoufa, which contracted with a number of global manufacturers of weapons developed for the purpose of equipping the army of armored vehicles, tanks and systems, radar and sophisticated helicopters and military, including the F16, which announced the Office of the Adjutant General of the Armed Forces Nouri Maliki, on May 13 last, that Iraq will receive the first batch of them in 2014. Dabbagh said that “Iraq is doing all its strength and its international relations to emerge from Chapter VII,” adding that “staying under the jurisdiction of this chapter will not make him weak at the mercy of regional states.” and is subject Iraq since 1990 under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations imposed after the invasion of the former regime of Saddam Hussein, the State of Kuwait in August of the same year, this item allows the use of force against Iraq as a threat to international security, in addition to large amounts of frozen its assets financial international banks to pay compensation to those affected by the invasion. The spokesman for the Iraqi government that “Iraq is dealing with some of the issues the Kuwaiti responsibility and humanitarian issue of missing persons or the Kuwaiti archives,” pointing out that “the issue of war reparations to Kuwait must be agreed upon bilaterally.” Ali al-Dabbagh that ” unreasonable to keep Iraq under this chapter until payment of the amount required of him a $ 51 billion. ” and see Iraqi-Kuwaiti relations are positive developments as it announced the Kuwaiti Ambassador in Iraq to the insured in the April 30, 2012 that his country will open soon consulates in the cities of Erbil and Basra as well as Offices of the Embassy in the number of Iraqi provinces, and emphasized that the Kuwaiti side that touches the seriousness of the Iraqi government to close the outstanding issues between the two countries since the nineties of the last century. The Ministerial Committee of the Iraqi-Kuwaiti joint had met in Baghdad on April 29, 2012 and announced, Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari, the time the signing of a protocol with Kuwait for the organization of navigation in the Khawr Abd Allah, confirming that Iraq will sign a number of protocols with Kuwait during the visit of Prime Minister of Kuwait Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah to Iraq in the last quarter of this year, while he noted that the third session of the Joint Ministerial Commission held in Kuwait In March of 2013. and formed the Committee of Ministers the Iraqi-Kuwaiti joint in the 12 of January 2011, to resolve the outstanding issues between Iraq and Kuwait, according to international resolutions, having held its first meeting on the 27 of March 2011, her talks in Kuwait to resolve outstanding issues between the parties.
Source: babnews