Posts Tagged ‘Invasion of Kuwait’

12/18/2013
Said an economist, said on Wednesday that the Iraqi market “still fragile” and unable to compete with their counterparts in the region or attract investors, while showed the Ministry of Commerce that it has started a plan that would “set the market and inflation and prevent monopoly,” expected to result soon ” the mobility of the two types, “especially after rid Iraq of Chapter VII. (more…)

Ban satisfied with Iraq’s cooperation with Compensation Commission
20/12/2013 | 01:11 AM | Kuwait News

NEW YORK, Dec 19 (KUNA) — UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday expressed his satisfaction that Iraq continues to deposit five percent of its oil revenues to the Compensation Fund, in accordance with relevant UN Security Council resolutions, to pay the victims of the 1990 Iraqi invasion of Kuwait.

“I would like to express my ongoing appreciation to the Government of Iraq and the Iraq Committee of Financial Experts (COFE) for their continued cooperation with the Compensation Commission,” Ban told the Council in his six-month report. (more…)

BAGHDAD, Dec 4 (KUNA) — Iraq’s Minister of Human Rights Muhammad Shia Al-Sudani received Deputy Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General 6for Iraq Gyorgy Busztin and his accompanying delegation at the Ministry HQs here on Wednesday.

In a press statement, the Iraqi Ministry of Human Rights said the meeting focused on the file of searching for and returning of Kuwaiti missing in action (MIAs) as a result of the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait in 1990. (more…)

10/25/2013 12:46 PM

BAGHDAD/ Aswat al-Iraq: UN Compensations Committee handed over $1.2 billion to Kuwaiti government in part of the compensations of Iraqi invasion of 1990.

In a press statement, copy received by Aswat al-Iraq, the committee handed, till now, about $43.5 billion. (more…)

– JULY 27, 2013

Seeking the parliamentary Foreign Relations Committee to reduce the annual amount of compensation to Kuwait amounting to 5 percent of oil imports, noting that (Iraq has no choice but to apply UN Security Council Resolution 1991 to pay compensation binding). (more…)

07/12/2013
The Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon was “still in front of Iraq a number of commitments it fulfilled before leaving under Chapter VII, which threatens Iraq with sanctions and possible military action if it does not stick out as well as continue to pay around $ 11 billion through 2015, compensation for the damage caused by the invasion of Kuwait. ” (more…)

Sunday, July 7, 2013 12:16

Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki said Iraq is seeking to find a window for the financial support of the private sector after leaving the international sanctions within the provisions of Chapter VII.

The UN Security Council voted on June 27 of last year to remove Iraq from the international sanctions imposed on it since 1990 to the former regime’s invasion of Kuwait. (more…)

EFCC prompted politicians to stay away from their wrangles for the success of the Iraq exit opportunity of Chapter VII
01-07-2013 10:33 AM

Baghdad (newsletter). The Iraqi Federation of Chambers of Commerce called on politicians to stay away from their wrangles that ensues and then the success of Iraq’s investment opportunity substantial items of Chapter VII.

He said the Iraqi Federation of Chambers of Commerce President Jaafar al-Hamdani (News Agency): that in the past were feared by many international companies entering Iraq as well as foreign capital feared much of Iraq, noting that Iraq today and after emerging from Chapter VII, became a good stage for live all his sons especially workers in the private sector to build the partnership project with the Government of Iraq on the process of construction and investment. (more…)

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Under the title “Iraq and a new era after Chapter VII,” said Bayan newspaper in an editorial .. After 23 years of waiting and after that settled despair in the hearts of Iraqis return Iraq’s sovereignty incomplete after it emerged from Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations Security Council resolution unanimously to approve the Resolution 2107 on Iraq, the night before last, which provides for the application of Chapter VI of the Charter of the United Nations rather than Chapter VII, which was allowed under طائلته use of force against Iraq as a threat to international security, in addition to large amounts of frozen his assets financial global banks to pay compensation to those affected by the invasion. (more…)

Baghdad – and babysit – legal expert said Saadi Ghraoui that Iraq would emerge from Chapter VII-VI came result Aafah the international commitments which was caused by the previous regime’s invasion of Kuwait and reflected negatively on the Iraqi reality and subjected to the pressures of the most important international undergoing this item. (more…)

Kuwaiti official: Sntoa file compensation Iraqi end of 2015

08.05.2013

announced parliamentary Kuwait that his country will receive the last batch scheduled her compensation owed ​​by Iraq no later than 2015.

said Kuwaiti MP Adnan Abdul Samad said his country will take over the rest of the compensation of the Iraqi invasion $ 41 billion until 2015, noting that the United Nations total approved compensation owed ​​to Kuwait from Iraq worth $ 41 billion, and the recipient’s total so far of 29 billion U.S. dollars and the remainder of which 11.209 billion U.S. dollars. (more…)

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Baghdad (news) .. The head of the Kuwaiti National Assembly Ali Al-Rashed, said he would visit Iraq after the visit of the Prime Minister, referring to the Tzero bilateral relations between the two countries. (more…)

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The Government expects the Iraqi Prime Minister’s visit during the month of April, the Iraqi official said that the visit signed out Iraq from Chapter VII.

Said Fouad aldorki, a member of Parliament of the State of law coalition that Sheikh Jaber Kuwaiti Prime Minister is expected to visit the capital Baghdad during April next, to examine the output file from Chapter VII and Iraq sign an agreement to resolve. (more…)

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Saturday, 02 March / March 2013

Due to the Kuwaiti Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, will pay an official visit to Iraq soon to discuss ways to develop relations between the two brotherly countries and out of Iraq from the provisions of Chapter VII.

Legal Counsel revealed in the Council of Ministers Mohamed Fadel, that “there is a planned visit by Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah to the country to discuss bilateral relations between the two neighboring countries, and the completion of talks on outstanding issues in a file Chapter VII.”

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English.news.cn 2012-12-02 09:19:51
UNITED NATIONS, Dec. 1 (Xinhua) — The UN Security Council on Saturday welcomed “the continued cooperation of the governments of Iraq and Kuwait” in resolving their bilateral outstanding issues after Iraq’s invasion of Kuwait in 1990.

The 15-nation council, in a press statement issued here, said, “The members of the Security Council welcomed the continued cooperation of the governments of Iraq and Kuwait, and Iraq’s continued commitment to full implementation of its outstanding obligations under the relevant Chapter VII Security Council resolutions.” (more…)

Date: Sunday 07/10/2012 06:33 pm

Deputy Prime Minister, Sunday, Iraq’s access to the “green light” from the United Nations; to reduce the amounts of compensation ratios invasion of Kuwait from 5% to 2 or 3% of the proceeds of Iraqi oil exports.

Said Rose Nuri Shaways, said that “Iraq got the green light from the United Nations to reduce the rates of the amounts of compensation invasion of Kuwait of 5 percent to 2 or 3 percent of the revenues of Iraqi oil exports,” noting that “this is important, but will prolong repayment period, which is the coming to an end soon. “and reduce the UN Security Council more than once ratio, which was deducted from the proceeds of the sale of oil and gas in Iraq to be directed to a compensation fund of 30% as set out originally to 5% currently. (more…)

KUWAIT: Baghdad seeks to end all pending issues with Kuwait before the end of this year in order to restore the bilateral relations to their level during the 1980’s, the Iraqi government said in a recent statement. (more…)

13/08/2012 14:55

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. (more…)

Plans for a joint Kuwait and Iraq airline, part funded using the compensation paid to Kuwait Airways for aircraft taken during Saddam Hussein’s invasion of the Gulf state, are expected to be finalised before the end of the year.

“A Kuwaiti-Iraqi technical team is currently working on preparing the formula, work mechanism and structure of the new company to be brought to life in the near future,” sources told the Kuwait Times. (more…)

Date: 2012-08-07 13: 46: 51 Tuesday

Baghdad (News) …As a member of the Finance Committee of the Iraqi coalition Deputy from//Ahmad tracks, compensation paid by Iraq to Kuwait only 20% and Iraq will continue to be pay for over five consecutive years. (more…)

04/08/2012 01:09
BAGHDAD / Center Brief for the Iraqi Media Network – called on the government of Iraq, Kuwait on Saturday to take serious steps to remove Iraq from Chapter VII.

He said government spokesman Ali al-Dabbagh’s (Center Brief for the Iraqi Media Network) that “Iraq calls for Kuwait to take serious steps to remove Iraq from Chapter VII.” (more…)

01/08/2012 10:18

On the anniversary of the invasion of the dictatorial regime calls for a representative to open a new page between Iraq and Kuwait,Baghdad Centre Brief for the Iraqi Media Network – called on Congress on the anniversary of Saddam’s invasion of Kuwait, Kuwaiti officials to open a new page of relations between the two countries. (more…)

Date: 2012-08-01 12: 04: 33 Wednesday

Baghdad (News) … The State of law coalition member of National Alliance MP//Salman al-Musawi, Kuwait State compensation resolution No. (833) “void”.

He said al-Musawi (News Agency news) on Wednesday: Kuwait compensation decision was “unfair” and the new Iraq is illegal and has no sin to pay for the actions of the former’s invasion of Kuwait, calling: the Iraqi Government claims Kuwait compensation relief or the use of these funds by the Kuwait investment projects with participation of national firms in Iraq. (more…)

Thursday, July 19, 2012 17:47

Said the legal expert Tareq war he “did not issue any decision of the UN Security Council to compel Iraq to pay reparations to Iran for the Iran-Iraq war compared to the situation where the Kuwait issued several resolutions of the UN Security Council required Iraq to pay reparations.” (more…)

UNITED NATIONS, July 10 (KUNA) ­­ Secretary General Ban Ki­moon expressed satisfaction with Iraq’s
cooperation with the UN Compensation Commission (UNCC) and Baghdad’s continued payments of five
percent of its oil proceeds to compensate the victims of the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait in August 1990,
.predicting that full compensations will be completed by early 2015 (more…)

05/06/2012

BAGHDAD / JD / .. Services Committee has proposed and that the ages of parliamentary time to pay debts on Iraq, Kuwait ranks of the amount of emergency which was allocated in the budget of 2012 instead of the air agreement between the two countries. A member of the Committee and MP for the National Alliance Kamilp Musawi’s / JD / “The Kuwaiti debt position on Iraq is doubling every year when the delayed payment and the agreement of the Ministry of Transport with Kuwait Airways is not the appropriate solution.” (more…)

Has been detected mass graves near the Abdali Farms, containing the remains of Kuwaitis and foreigners were buried during the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait in 1990.

And its impact on the formation of a research team from the Department of Criminal Evidence and the Commission on POWs and missing persons, and in cooperation with the municipality to begin the excavation work next week. (more…)

04/13/2012

BAGHDAD / JD / .. According to a member of the Finance Committee’s parliamentary deputy for the coalition forces of Kurdistan Shoresh Mostafa that the State of Kuwait and the Iraqi government promised to exempt Iraq from the debt incurred by him. Said Mustafa’s / JD / “The State of Kuwait and the Iraqi government promised to overlook the debt owed by Iraq,” adding “but did not announce formally its promise so far.” (more…)

04/04/2012 11:04

Baghdad, April 4 (Rn) – The Ministry of the Iraqi Human Rights Wednesday, the Kuwaiti government considers that the cooperation of Baghdad, a positive file of prisoners and missing persons, noting that work is underway in coordination with the file with the International Red Cross.

And relations began to Iraq – Kuwait gradually returning to normal, after the tense Iraqi army after the invasion of Kuwait during the rule of former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein. (more…)

THURSDAY, MARCH 15 / MARCH 2012 21:52
Fawn unveiled for Trading and Contracting Kuwait, for it is currently negotiating with one of the Kuwaiti banks to create and establish a bank in Iraq, pointing to the existence of investment plans in the province of Basra, especially after the governor and officials have expressed their willingness to cooperate.

A Kuwaiti businessman and Chairman of the Board of Directors Fawn for Trading and Contracting Hussein Al-Qattan said in a statement reported for “Twilight News” that “the Iraqi banking sector is lagging behind the level it has reached international banks, while the role of this sector in the next phase is very important but is a key link in a series of investment in Iraq. ” (more…)