Issues between Iraq and Kuwait in solving stage, says deputy PM

ERBIL, August 13 (AKnews) – Iraq’s Deputy Prime Minister Rojh Nouri Shawais said the problems between Iraq and Kuwait are in the process of being solved.

Shawais added: “The Iraqi government intensified efforts to solve the disputes with Kuwait and so far a number of agreements have been signed between both sides.

“We work to implement these agreements to improve political relations between both sides and go back to normality.

“Our intention is to solve Iraq and Kuwait’s disputes by removing Iraq from the United Nation’s chapter seven sanctions so the dispute will be in its final stage.

“We work seriously to fix disputes between both sides according to the interests of both sides.”

Iraq and Kuwait have both expressed willingness to revert their relations to the period before Saddam Hussein’s era.