Posts Tagged ‘Washington’


Despite the passage of more than three years on the signing of the strategic framework agreement between Iraq and the United States, observers noted that the U.S. side seems not serious in implementing the terms of this Agreement as soon as that leaves a clear impact on the Iraqi scene.

Political analyst Amir al-Saadi said the U.S. side is slow in implementation of the terms of the agreement, especially in the field of armaments, but he progresses good steps in the field of education and scientific exchange and fellowship, which left the impression that the U.S. government is not serious in achieving all of its provisions. (more…)

BAGHDAD – Iraq Press – November 21 / November: detecting the civil governor Former Iraq Paul Bremer that “Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki asked during his recent visit to Washington to send ground troops U.S. back to Iraq after pleading not control the situation in his country, noting that the administration U.S. and promised to study the matter.

Bremer said during an interview televised pursued / Iraq Press /, “The relations between the United States and Iraq is not at the required level, and that the blame lies on both sides,” adding that “President Barack Obama committed a grave mistake when they withdraw all U.S. troops from Iraq two years ago” . (more…)

Members of Congress warn Obama: Maliki drag Iraq into civil war

The New York Times revealed in a report followed the “Twilight News”, a group of members of the U.S. Congress sent a warning message to President Barack Obama that “mismanagement Maliki to Iraqis led to the deterioration of the situation there has been the country into civil war.”

The Nuri al-Maliki, who will meet with Obama on Friday, has hinted that he will ask Washington to send sophisticated types of weapons until the Iraqi government can fight as an organization al-Qaeda militants. (more…)

30-10-2013 11:33 AM
Baghdad (news) .. Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki to the capital of the United States and Washington on an official visit lasting five days. An informed source (of the Agency news): that al-Maliki arrived in Washington at the head of a government delegation, noting that he would meet with Vice President Joseph Biden. (more…)

Allawi And Barzani And Najafi In Washington By Al-Maliki
On October 21, 2013

BAGHDAD / News Network Iraq – visiting head of the coalition in Iraq, Iyad Allawi, Washington, DC, in response to a formal invitation to him, to discuss the situation in Iraq and the region. According to a source familiar with the “Allawi is visiting Washington in response to an official invitation addressed to him from U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden to discuss the situation in Iraq and the region . (more…)

Allawi “is visiting America for treatment of an old knee injury”?!

Expressed close to the Iraqi leader surprised at the statements that addressed some of the media for that Ayad Allawi’s visit to Washington, an official came to meet the U.S. government’s invitation.

Indicating that Allawi, currently lying in a U.S. hospital for treatment of an old knee injury. (more…)

14/10/2013 09:20:00
BAGHDAD / NINA / A source, close to Prime Minister Nuri al – Maliki, said: “Al-Maliki will visit Washington at October 25, at an official invitation from U.S. President Barack Obama.” (more…)


spare Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki doubt certainty when he announced his intention to explicitly run for a third term as prime minister amid strong opposition from his opponent within the National Alliance Sadrists and the Iraqi List, outside of this alliance. Maliki said in a televised statement on Thursday evening that «if the people wanted and we have the largest parliamentary bloc as a law within the National Alliance will nominate myself for a third term.

While supported al-Maliki for a change in the positions of sovereign Supreme (Presidency of the Republic and the Cabinet and Parliament) in case I got alliances between the political blocs cross-ethnic and sectarian it was considered that «the prime minister in case you did not get those variables will remain decisive for the component Shiite». (more…)

09/10/2013 16:44:00
Baghdad/ NINA /–Head of the Iraqi Central Bank Governor by interim Abdul Basit Turki headed Iraqi delegation to attend the annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund in Washington.

The central bank said in a press statement that ” Turki heads the delegation which arrived to the U.S. capital of Washington to attend the annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund ( IMF ) and the World Bank as governor of Iraq to the Fund.” (more…)

Baldawi: Maliki receives 2 invitiations by Obama to visit Washington

Added by Ahmed Hussein on October 8, 2013.

maliki receives invitiations by obama to visit washington Baldawi: Maliki receives 2 invitiations by Obama to visit Washington (more…)

IMF: the transformation of the Arab Spring is the hardest and longest worldwide

Published on Friday, 04 October 1 / Okrudolf 2013 13:43

International Monetary Fund warned on Thursday, the repercussions of the Arab Spring on the global economy, expressing fears of continuing it for a longer period.

The Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Crecyt Lagarde, in a statement quoted by Reuters news agency, said that “changes in the countries of the Arab Spring may be the hardest and the longest in the world. (more…)

Kuwaiti newspaper: Obama refused to meet with al-Maliki in Washington for the discomfort of his administration and the dimensions of the impression his support in elections
Saturday, September 28 / September 2013 10:59

Kuwaiti newspaper revealed a source familiar with administration rejected a request to Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki to meet with U.S. President Barack Obama on the sidelines of the General Assembly of the United Nations in New York. (more…)

Maliki summit Obama looking armament and the Syrian crisis

18/09/2013 12:00 AM

A political source: The Prime Minister will call for international cooperation to combat terrorism
BAGHDAD – morning
topping files armament and the Syrian crisis talks Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki and U.S. President Barack Obama in Washington later this month.

According to a senior political source for »Center Brief for the Iraqi Media Network», the Prime Minister will begin the end of the month, an important visit to the United States to meet with senior U.S. officials, led by President Obama. was a media adviser to Prime Minister Ali al-Moussawi, had announced in previous statements for »Center Brief for the Iraqi Media Network», that «Maliki will visit Washington September the current», indicating that « program Maliki’s visit did not identify yet, but it is clear that the talks will focus on strengthening relations and ways to implement the Framework Convention and the fight against the threat of al-Qaeda and other things ». However, the source confirmed that the meeting between the two presidents will talk to file armament and the Syrian crisis and the political situation in the country and the region year. (more…)


The Ministry of Planning for its five-year plan for the years 2013-2017 based on the examination of the errors contained in the previous five-year plan for the years 2010-2014, which acknowledged that it did not achieve the desired success.

The new plan is dedicated government effort on the sectors of tourism, industry and housing in addition to the support of the private sector. And plan ذللت difficulties that were faced by projects because of the lack of coordination and implementation between ministries, as she did not neglect the oil sector, the source of funding basis in Iraq, and laying a new foundation for development, especially after the oil licensing round with major international companies for the implementation of service contracts. (more…)

Magrec: Washington supports the role of Baghdad in the Syrian crisis

Called on Vice-President of the republic Khodair al United States to provide more support for Iraq in all fields and activating the strategic framework agreement signed between the two countries. (more…)

Editor: AHS, BS 9/12/2013 12:45

Range Press / Beirut
Emphasized a study published by “The Washington Institute for Near East Studies” that “political infighting procedure” in Baghdad is a major obstacle to strengthening the capacity of Iraq’s security in the fight against terrorism, and stressed that “the solution to the crisis requires measures broader and deeper than improvements in tactical security measures governmental organizations.”

The study reported details of the nature of the political processes that are supposed to accompany the security measures, including specifically “the fate of Sunni prisoners, the extent of Iranian influence in Iraq, and the collective punishment of the year through a random anti-terrorism operations, in preparation to move in a comprehensive national reconciliation. (more…)

Thursday, August 22 / August 2013 16:34

Deputy Prime Minister Saleh al-Mutlaq with the U.S. ambassador to Iraq, Stephen Beecroft overall bilateral relations between Baghdad and Washington and ways of developing them to serve the interests of the Iraqi people and the U.S..

A statement by the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister was received by all of Iraq [where] a copy of it on Thursday, “it was during the meeting to focus on the situation of Iraq and the initiative launched by al-Mutlaq, calling for political reforms and the economic, social and comprehensive review of the file security.” (more…)

Qabas newspaper said, quoting Iraqi sources and unnamed informed that “Iraq and the United States putting the finishing touches on completion of an agreement between them to establish a U.S. military base in Iraq after the growing threat of al-Qaeda. Newspaper, without giving residence of al-Qaeda in Iraq.

Iraq has been since months bombings continued almost daily target markets and public places and football stadiums popular and cafes as well as government institutions and security forces, and was اعنفها in the month of July, which counted the bloodiest since 2008 as the number of victims in which more than three thousand people dead and wounded. (more…)

20/08/2013 13:19:00

BAGHDAD / NINA / Foreign Minister, Hoshyar Zebari said his visit to Washington was focused on supporting Iraq.

Zebari said at a news conference after a cabinet meeting on Tuesday 20, August that, “his recent visit to Washington was focused on supporting Iraq under the Strategic Framework Agreement.” (more…)

Author: HAA

Editor: AHS, HH 08.15.2013 13:48
Range Press / Baghdad
Announced that the U.S. State Department on Thursday, Prime Minister John Kerry will discuss with his Iraqi counterpart Hoshyar Zebari Agreement (SFA) for strategic business between the two countries. On the sidelines of the fourth meeting of the Coordination Committee to be held in Washington today. (more…)

Announced in Washington that Iraq’s Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari will visit the U.S. capital in the coming days and that he will meet U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday. (more…)

Iraq’s ambassador to Washington: We want to activate the strategic framework agreement and build a long stretch partnership with the Americans

He said Iraq’s new ambassador to the United States that Iraq is keen on activating the strategic framework agreement with the United States and expanding partnership with them especially after removing Iraq from Chapter VII sanctions. (more…)

26-05-2013 12:31 PM

Baghdad (newsletter). He called the economy and Investment Committee member MP//Ibrahim Al-Rikabi, the need to extend us protection for Iraqi assets in foreign banks to the left without protection will be presenting.

The deadline agreement between Baghdad and Washington on protecting Iraqi assets abroad last year will expire this month. (more…)

Screen Shot 2013-05-05 at 2.01.15 PMIraqi delegation included a number of workers in the Securities Commission and the Iraqi market for securities in the training program and the twenty-third, which was held in Washington.

The head of the delegation and the Executive Director of the Iraqi market for securities, Taha Ahmed al-Rubaie, “Iraq has participated along with 72 countries represented bodies and financial markets of the various countries of the world.”

The program, sponsored by the U.S. Securities Commission SEC exchange of experiences among countries and the establishment of workshops on topics of trading and intermediate control procedures and instructions governing the functioning of financial markets and investor transactions.

17/04/2013 12:17:00
BAGHDAD / NINA / The acting governor of the Central Bank of Iraq, Abdul Basit Turki discussed with the U.S. Federal Bank the issue of the protection of Iraq’s money.

A statement of the Central Bank of Iraq cited that the issue of the Iraqi Central Bank reserves and the Development Fund for Iraq and other technical issues were discussed during the meeting, which came on the sidelines of the spring meetings currently being held in Washington.”

30/03/2013 14:29:00
Baghdad/ NINA /–The delegation of the Parliamentary Committee on legal affairs discussed in Washington with the U.S. deputy assistant of State Department for Near Eastern Affairs and with the supervisor of the Iraqi file at the U.S. State Department the future of relations between the two sides within the framework of the strategic agreement concluded between the two countries as well as the current Iraqi political scene. (more…)

U.S. official to Baghdad: cooperation with Iran Sabakakm under Chapter VII

10/09/2012 12:00 am
source revealed Iraqi diplomat yesterday that Washington had warned Iraq of any military cooperation with Iran, stressing that the U.S. official, who warned Iraq, asked Baghdad to maintain the steps taken to integrate Iraq into the international community and being in contrast to lift all sanctions imposed on it . (more…)

Date: 09/03/2012 13:12:34 Monday

Baghdad (news) .. Discuss Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, with Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs Elizabeth Jones, the political developments in the region, especially in Syria, along with Mlvein interns. (more…)

02-08-2012 09:25 AM
The United States expressed its opposition to the attempt to modify the global agreement to make the Internet under the authority of the United Nations and the imposition of new taxes on the movement on the Internet. (more…)

Tuesday, July 03 تموز 2012

Iraqi government denied on Tuesday that may be requested from the U.S. to reduce its presence in Iraq, noting that it operates under the Convention on diplomatic exchange agreements with the U.S. side, while confirming that the reduction depends on the end of the programs of institutions and U.S. agencies operating in Iraq. (more…)