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.H.E. Prime Minister Dr. Haider Al-Abadi meets Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq Mr. Nigervan Barzani and Mr. Qubad Talabani, on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos

 



 


 

 

 

January-24-2018


His Excellency Prime Minister Dr. Haider Al-Abadi has met Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq Mr. Nigervan Barzani and Mr. Qubad Talabani, on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos.
In the meeting, It was emphasized what was reached at the last meeting held in Baghdad to maintain the unity and sovereignty of Iraq and that the citizens of the region is part of the Iraqi people, Reassuring the importance of the re-activation of all federal authorities in the region, including border ports and airports, maintaining the continuation of the work of the competent committees to re-open the airports after the completion of all procedures of the re-impose of the entire federal authorities, the international borders must be under federal control as an exclusive authority of the federal authority. It was also stressed on the commitment to the boundaries of the region in accordance to the Constitution, reaffirming on the importance of delivering extracted oil to the federal authorities, the export of oil exclusively should be by the federal government through the company SOMO. The completion of the work of the commissions that pay salaries of the staff of the region, accelerating the releasing salaries, ensuring its access to eligible employees and the salaries should be subject to the supervision of the Federal Audit Bureau.
The delegation of Kurdistan region has confirmed its commitment to what has been reached.

Media office of the prime minister
January-24-2018