Posts Tagged ‘Kuwaiti’

12/18/2013 0:00

because of the enormous potential and raw materials and geographical location to Iraq and Kuwait, experts found the possibility of the country a major economic power in the region.

According to the economic expert Tawfik inhibitor, there is a possibility of that, despite his assertion that it requires time and effort. said Mani told (morning): “We must give equal opportunities between the two countries, because Kuwait had previously offered several industrial projects in Iraq. (more…)

11/12/2013 | 03:51 PM | Kuwait News

KUWAIT, Dec 11 (KUNA) — Leaders of the Arab Gulf states welcomed Wednesday Iraq’s compliance with UN resolutions related to border signs’ maintenance, as well as referral of Kuwaiti prisoners, missing persons and property to the UN mission in Iraq.

The leaders also condemned the firing of rockets from the Iraqi territories against Saudi border areas, considering it “unacceptable violation” of the international law and good neighborliness principles. (more…)

Wrote on: 05/12/2013 01:33:23
The Deputy Chief of Mission of the United Nations to help Iraq Georgi Posten “hoped to result in efforts by Baghdad on file missing Kuwaitis from the termination of the file is complete . ”

emphasized Posten during a meeting with Human Rights Minister Mohammed Sudanese to join the United Nations Mission to the Commission on the follow-up file missing , will contribute to the coordination of work between the relevant authorities . ” (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…)

Monday, 02 January 1 / December 2013 15:48

Iraq announced to find the [236] missing Kuwaitis have been buried in the Iraqi territory after the invasion of the former regime of Kuwait in 1990.

A statement of the Iraqi Human Rights Ministry received by all of Iraq [where] a copy of it for its minister Mohammed Xiaa Sudanese say, “It’s with regard to the missing file Iraqi and Kuwaiti ministry is the implementation of the memoranda of understanding signed between Iraq and Kuwait in 1991 formed a tripartite committee origin of the technical sub-committee aimed Find Iraqis and Kuwaitis missing since the Kuwaiti side presented a list of [609] missing Kuwaitis and contrast the Iraqi side presented a list of [5864] missing Iraqis. ” (more…)

2/12/2013 0:00

said Kuwaiti Information Minister Salman Al-Sabah said relations, Iraq – Kuwait is witnessing progress day after day with a sincere intentions of both countries.

added Al-Hamoud said in a statement the “morning” on the sidelines of the Arab Economic Summit – African which was held in Kuwait last week, that “Kuwait leadership and people seeking a special relationship with Iraq is a neighboring country and important in the region, and strive to push cooperation forward.” (more…)

28.11.2013 3:19 p.m.

Welcomed Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, on Thursday, to establish strategic relations with Kuwait and overcome the effects of the past between the two countries, and stressed that these relations will promote the idea of ​​moderation in the region, while Kuwait expressed its desire to develop relations between the two countries in various fields. ”

Maliki said in a statement received (range Press) a copy of it, during a meeting with Kuwaiti Ambassador to Iraq’s new Ghassan Al-Zawawi, said that “it is important to work to overcome the stage of removing the effects of the past and the normalization of relations between the two countries and the starting stage of development and construction in the joint ventures.” (more…)

The United Nations believes that the bilateral relations between Iraq and Kuwait in the improvement, which facilitates the process of closing files stuck the first of the missing Kuwaitis

BAGHDAD / obelisk: stressed the UN representative to Iraq, Nikolay Mladenov, on Tuesday, to achieve a further improvement in relations between Iraq, Kuwait and Iraq and raise the proportion of the security situation in Iraq Saouselan inevitably to close the file of missing Kuwaitis and Kuwaiti official documents as soon as possible. (more…)

26/11/2013 | 12:02 AM | Gulf News

NEW YORK, Nov 25 (KUNA) — UN Special Envoy for Iraq Nickolay Mladenov on Monday said further Iraq-Kuwait commitment and the improvement of the security situation in Iraq will bring about closure of the missing Kuwaiti persons and property files “as quickly as possible.

“It has been too long, already. The outstanding issues on the missing persons and property need to be closed as quickly as possible. It is very encouraging that both the Iraqi and Kuwaiti authorities are committed to work together,” Mladenov told KUNA following a Security Council meeting on the situation in Iraq, including its relation with neighbouring Kuwait. (more…)

Iraq, Kuwait provides a list of [30] a former officer believed possession of information for the remains of their nationals
Tuesday, October 12 2 / November 2013 19:39

Supplied by the Iraqi government of the State of Kuwait list of [30] officers were working in the security services during the former regime are believed to have information on the remains of Kuwaiti citizens were executed mass graves in Iraq after the invasion of Kuwait in 1990. (more…)

The report of the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon which indicates that he was aware the Iraqi efforts to reach concrete results, including advertisements and observations concerning the missing Kuwaitis.

BAGHDAD / obelisk: praised UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon mission efforts tasks search and extract the remains of prisoners in Iraq, noting that a specialized team from the Iraqi Ministry of Human Rights the search operations and extract the remains in quintiles site in the province of Dhi Qar (more…)


Tuesday, October 12 2 / November 2013 17:59


Iraq submitted a request to Russia for providing satellite images of mass graves committed by the former regime.


The Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon in a report during a meeting of the UN Security Council on Monday that “the Iraqi Foreign Ministry waiting for a response from the Russian government regarding its request images via satellite to mass graves dating back to the years 1990 and 1991.” (more…)

Kuwait warned its citizens on Monday that model “welfare state” adopted by the Kuwaitis care from the cradle to the grave unsustainable It is time to change it.

Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al-Sabah, through the provision of his government’s program for the next four years to the parliament, “The truth that everyone should mindful, is that the current welfare state which she is accustomed Kuwaitis are not viable.” (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…)

17/09/2013 | 05:10 PM | Gulf News

BAGHDAD, Sept 17 (KUNA) — Iraq seeks Kuwait’s support in extending and ameliorating its relationships with other countries, said Iraqi vice-president Khodair al-Khuzaei as he met in his office on Tuesday with Kuwaiti ambassador Ali al-Muemen.

The ambassador was visiting the vice-president’s office on the occasion of the end of his tenure in Baghdad, said a statement from that office. (more…)

01/08/2013 | 11:15 PM | Gulf News

By Mohammad Al-Ghazi

BAGHDAD, Aug 1 (KUNA) — After 23 years of Saddam Hussein’s occupation of Kuwait on August 2, 1990, the subsequent Kuwait liberation war and years of post-war tension, relations between the two Arab neighbors are witnessing remarkable improvement.

For the first time since the occupation and after settling almost all outstanding issues, the Iraqis observe the 23rd anniversary of the disastrous war without the sanctions as per the UN Security Council resolutions based on Chapter VII of the UN Charter. (more…)

Revealed an official source at the Oil Ministry, on Monday, that Iraq is in the process of the formation of special committees to determine joint oil wells with Kuwait and will be concluded to the two sides cooperated in the development of these wells under a special agreement between the two countries so as to ensure the interest of both parties may be international supervision.

The source, who preferred not to be named, in an exclusive interview with “Awan”, that “this is the first step toward solving one of the problems inherited from the previous regime and the relationship between the two countries.” (more…)

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…)

Kuwait stresses near the re-44 Iraqi artifacts

07/11/2013 12:00 AM

Within the framework of increasing cooperation between the two countries revealed the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities closely re-Kuwaiti side 44 relics Iraq entered its territory illegally since 2004.

said Director recover antiquities ministry’s Abbas al-Quraishi’s (Center Brief for the Iraqi Media Network) A delegation technicians from the ministry said during implementation visit to Kuwait last June the ownership of the 44 relics to Iraq, pointing out that cutting is a number mud and seals cylindrical and a set of jars and plates pottery, dolls stone and a number of coins and pendants, earrings and rings gold belonging to different civilizations Iraq., (more…)

Saad: the presidency of the parliament and hosts foreign and transport ministers tomorrow to discuss outstanding issues with Kuwait
Wednesday, 03 July / July 2013 13:37 | | |

Announced an MP for the Virtue Bloc Susan Saad said the Presidency of the parliament on Thursday and will host Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari, Minister of Transport Hadi al-Amiri to discuss outstanding issues with Kuwait, including the Convention on the Regulation of navigation in the Khor Abdullah channel. (more…)

UNAMI02/07/2013 | 09:29 PM | World News

UNITED NATIONS, July 2 (KUNA) — US Deputy Permanent Representative and Security Council President Ambassador Rosemary DiCarlo on Tuesday said that when the Council renews the mandate of the UN Assistance Mission in Iraq (UNAMI) on July 24th, it will “refer” to the new tasks it assigned to the Mission in resolution 2107 regarding the missing Kuwaitis and property. (more…)

Sunday, 30 June 2013 10:40 | | |

(AIN) -Kuwait decided to appoint a senior diplomat at its embassy to Iraq to follow up the file of the Kuwaiti prisoners and missing persons after the former regime’s invasion to Kuwait in 1990.

The UN Security Council voted on last Thursday, on relieving Iraq from the UN Charter’s seventh Chapter. (more…)

29/06/2013 | 01:21 PM | Kuwait News

KUWAIT, June 29 (KUNA) — The State of Kuwait welcomes recent UN Security Council resolutions concluding mandate of the special international coordinator for Kuwaiti missing and POWs and archive and charging UNAMI, the UN Assistance Mission in Iraq, with these files.

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Hamad Al-Sabah publicized an official statement today, reacting to the UN Security Council resolutions 2013/2107, dated 27/6/2013, regarding conclusion of the mission of the international coordinator and tasking UNAMI with following up on these issues. (more…)

Screen Shot 2013-06-27 at 1.52.07 PMZebari reduced the importance of the Kuwaiti statements: Thread infinite .. Iraq came out completely
FRIDAY, JUNE 28, 2013 13:58
Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari, on Friday, reduced the importance of the Kuwaiti statements about keeping the file of compensation under Chapter VII, saying that the “Agreed.”

The Kuwaiti Information Minister Salman Al-Hamoud Al-Sabah, that the file of compensation owed ​​by Iraq of Kuwait is still under Chapter VII, which amounts to about $ 11 billion . (more…)

Screen Shot 2013-06-27 at 1.52.07 PMAl Arabiya
After recognizing improved Iraq-Kuwait relations, the U.N. Security Council on Thursday unanimously voted to ease sanctions against Baghdad.

Sanctions were imposed on Iraq after Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait in the 1990’s. The embargo on Iraq falls under Chapter VII of the U.N. charter.

Iraq still needs to return missing property, national treasures and archives, as well as reparations for the invasion, in order to fully exit from Chapter VII. (more…)

Section VII nightmare haunts the country’s development and the signs to get rid of it is imminent

Is expected to vote on the UN Security Council on 27 June, the current country out of Chapter VII after Iraq’s commitment to the implementation of UN Security Council resolutions, with the exception specialize in economic affairs out of the country from Chapter VII golden opportunity for those in charge of the economy through the obstacles that stand in the development economic development in the country. (more…)

06/20/2013 1:50 am

United Nations officially recommends so .. And Zebari discussed with the ambassadors of the five permanent members

recommended UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in a report submitted to the Security Council, to derail Iraq from the provisions of Chapter VII after Ivaúh all its international obligations. comes at a time searchable and Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari with Ambassadors from the five permanent members of the Security Council accredited to Baghdad, the deliberations currently under way to adopt a new resolution in the Council to remove Iraq from Chapter VII, while stressing the Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq, Martin Kobler, the importance of developing economic relations between Iraq and Kuwait next step after get rid Iraq of international sanctions.


بان كي مون قلق ازاء العدوان الاسرائTHURSDAY, JUNE 20, 2013 08:16

Recommended by the Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon, on Thursday, UN Security Council, remove Iraq from Chapter VII and subdue the remaining differences between Iraq and Kuwait to Item VI of the UN Charter, instead of the seventh.

The Chapter VII of the UN Charter authorizes the Security Council to use force to enforce the decisions either through sanctions or military intervention; while urging Section VI states to resolve their differences through peaceful means, it is expected that the UN Security Council to consider the adoption of the draft resolution in this regard on June 27 of this month.


Iraqi Foreign Minister is a Chapter VII obligation to repay the $ 11 billion owed to Kuwait from the rest of the amount of compensation.

UNITED NATIONS – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon recommended that the United Nations to move a step forward to the lifting of all sanctions imposed on Iraq for more than two decades after the invasion of Iraq, President Saddam Hussein of Kuwait in 1990.

Despite the overthrow of Saddam in 2003 after the US-led invasion of the United States, the United Nations did not fully lift the sanctions. And expelled forces led by the United States of Iraqi forces from Kuwait in the Gulf War in 1991. (more…)

Ban recommends UNSC ending UNAMI High Level Coordinator’s mandate
18/06/2013 | 09:39 AM | Kuwait News
UNITED NATIONS, June 18 (KUNA) ­­ Praising Kuwait and Iraq’s rapprochement, the UN Secretary ­General Monday recommended to the Security Council ending the UN High­Level Coordinator mandate for missing Kuwaiti nationals and property.

Secretary General Ban Ki­Moon recommended transferring the issues to the UN Assistance Mission in Iraq (UNAMI) under Chapter VI, taking into consideration Kuwait’s demands. (more…)