United Nations: We are committed to facilitate the withdrawal of Iraq from Chapter VII

United Nations: We are committed to facilitate the withdrawal of Iraq from Chapter VII

07/14/2012 22:00

Confirmed the improvement in relations between Baghdad and Kuwait,
Baghdad – Al Sabah said the Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon said the Iraqi-Kuwaiti relations have improved significantly, declaring the commitment of the UN organization to provide the necessary support to facilitate the withdrawal of Iraq from Chapter VII. confirmed moon in a report to the Security Council yesterday on the work of the UN mission to help Iraq (UNAMI) that “the bilateral relations between Iraq and Kuwait has seen a significant improvement over the last four months have been the establishment of a joint committee to manage the navigation in the waterways involved in the Khawr Abd Allah during those months.” The Ministerial Committee of the Iraq-Kuwait the joint had met in Baghdad on 29 April, and Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari, then 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 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 meetings in the 27 of March 2011, her talks in Kuwait to resolve outstanding issues between the parties. The moon that “the parties agreed to take the necessary measures to maintain their common border and enhance common security,” adding that “Kuwait will open consulates also in the provinces of Basra and Erbil.” experiencing 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 the offices of the embassy in the number of Iraqi provinces, and emphasized 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. He explained that “both sides asking the United Nations jointly to begin maintenance work for the maintenance project marks the border between Kuwait and Iraq by the 31 of October next, taking into account satisfy both sides of the basic conditions necessary to begin maintenance work field,” calling on them to “maintain this momentum and seize the opportunity to settle all outstanding issues and the normalization of relations between them fully. ” and pledged to the Secretary-General of the United Nations “to continue to support the efforts of both sides that deserve praise in regards to maintenance project marks the border in a fast and flexible,” noting that “the Security Council endorsed the recommendation made by last June to begin The two sides of Iraq and Kuwait to explore other arrangements to promote and ensure the continuity of cooperation in the search for missing persons and property, including the Kuwaiti archives. ” on the same level, said Ki-moon that “the United Nations remains committed to providing all the necessary support to facilitate the withdrawal of Iraq from its obligations under Chapter VII of the Charter United Nations, including the work of the Coordinator of the High-level for Kuwaiti prisoners of war and Kuwaiti property Gennady Tarasov. ” Iraq has been under since 1990 with Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations imposed after the invasion of the dictatorial regime 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 assets of financial international banks for the payment of compensation to those affected by the invasion. announced in Baghdad on the agreement Iraqi – Kuwaiti to hold periodic meetings in the capitals of both countries to resolve all outstanding issues, where the MP said the coalition state law, Abbas al-Bayati told the “Center Brief for the Iraqi Media Network”: that “the Joint Committee, Iraq – Kuwait agreed to hold periodic meetings in Baghdad and Kuwait for the purpose of search each file and to find solutions before the closing,” expected to see the end of this year to close all files between the two countries, as will relations, Iraq – Kuwait to the outdated gold. ” In another window, the Secretary-General of the United Nations concern about the increasing political tensions, which hamper efforts to push Iraq towards progress and prosperity, said in this regard: “If it were not there address meaningful of all parties in Iraq, it is possible to hamper efforts to push the country towards progress and prosperity, “pointing out that” the continued political tensions could adversely affect the security situation in the country. ” said Moon, “The treatment of these issues is still an order a central role in Iraq’s future stability, “calling on Iraqis to” work in a spirit of consensus and inclusiveness, in accordance with the Constitution for the future of a peaceful and prosperous Iraq. ”
Source: alsabaah