Commission looming disclose Markulai oil law and indicates a bad relationship portend problem
Babinaoz – Agencies: threatened oil parliamentary committee, to disclose the names of the MPs who opposed the adoption of the law of oil and gas, pointing to the existence of a relationship of “bad” with the Oil Ministry may portend “a big problem”.
The Iraqi cabinet approved a draft law of oil and gas in 2007 but faced an objection by the Kurdistan Region. The Territory government says that the draft law focuses powers, however, the federal government in the management of oil wealth at the expense of the region and the provinces.
Committee member said Uday Awad said that “there are some entities within the National Alliance does not want to approve oil and gas law to ensure control of the Ministry of Oil and control the oil wealth in the country.” He added that “this is the only reason there is no other reason.” Since the adoption of the Constitution of Iraq, such as oil and gas law highlighted outstanding issues between Baghdad and Erbil, which is no less important for the leaders of the Kurds on Article 140 of the Constitution. Awad described the relationship between the oil and energy in the House of Representatives and the Ministry of Oil as “bad” and “The committee is like Division within the Ministry of oil does not have any role.” “The oil ministry to deal with Committee بفوقية and Come not provide any precise information about what is happening within the ministry because many files and financial accounts will come out to the public and there will be a big problem.” Under one of the terms of agreements Erbil that so they can be to agree on the law of oil and gas, but the region accuse the National Alliance circumvent the conventions and pass the bill without taking the position of the Kurds. The dispute is between Arbil and Baghdad on 41 oil contracts signed by the Kurdistan Regional Government since 2007 until now and Baghdad describes as “illegal”.