June -14– 2020
H.E. Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi received This Sunday, His Highness Sheikh Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammed Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah. Minister of Foreign Affairs, carrying with him a written message from His Highness the Emir of the State of Kuwait.
His Highness the Kuwaiti Foreign Minister conveyed the greetings, of His Highness the Emir of the State of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on the occasion of completion of the Cabinet, also delivered His Highness the Emir's condolences for the death causes because of coronavirus pandemic, wishing the recovery for the infected patients.
His Highness the Kuwaiti foreign Minister Sheikh Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammed Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah confirmed that Iraqi-Kuwaiti's relationship is rooted in the History, and His Highness the Emir interested in strengthening the mutual bilateral between the two countries and in the good and bad, and next-generation must be avoided the past and present problems
During the meeting, they discussed the water security challenges and the terrorism file as it’s a common challenge among the region countries, and the economic crisis and the decline of global oil prices.
His Highness the Sheikh Al-Sabah pointed out that the economic crisis solved through three levels, to move on the international level with the international institutions, allies involved in the field of development and investment cooperation, also to move at the regional level through cooperation with the Gulf Cooperation Council, It can be invested through electrical connection and other fields.
From his Side; His Excellency the Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi thanked His Highness the Emir of the State of Kuwait, mentioned the Kuwaiti well-known Stances with Iraq, confirmed that there are continuous communications with the Kuwaiti officials.
His Excellency the Premier Al-Kadhimi confirmed the importance of strengthening the security and economic collaboration between the two countries for the benefit of stability and prosperity of the region, revitalization of trade cooperation to overcome the economic effects of the Coronavirus pandemic.
His Excellency the Premier Al-Kadhimi reaffirmed that the two countries possessing a historical chance to develop the mutual bilateral relationship, to solve border file in a method that ends the fears of the past, According to the principle of good faith, explained that the relations between Iraq and Kuwait have historical roots that are based on familyhood, tribal and social ties.
His Excellency the Premier Al-Kadhimi reassured the importance of activating the joint committee between the two countries, overcoming bureaucratic obstacles facing it, and activating the decisions of the Kuwait Conference and its follow-up committees.
His Excellency the Premier Al-Kadhimi reaffirmed that his government will continue to cooperate on the issue of Kuwaiti prisoners in the 1991 Gulf War and to return the remainder of the Emiri Archive in Iraq
Media Office of the Prime Minister
June -14- 2020