Washington working to activate the strategic agreement, Japan is seeking to develop economic relationship with Baghdad
/ obelisk: he held the U.S. and Japanese ambassadors in addition to the
representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations,
Thursday, talks with Deputy Prime Minister Saleh al-Mutlaq to discuss
developments in the Iraqi situation and the development of bilateral
A statement issued by the Office of the
Deputy Prime Minister Saleh al-Mutlaq, and got "obelisk", a copy of
Mutlaq "received in his office, the United States ambassador to the
Republic of Iraq Stephen Beecroft."
The statement added
that during the meeting "discussed the overall bilateral relations
between Baghdad and Washington and concentration on the implementation
of the strategic framework agreement concluded between the governments
of Iraq and America, in addition to the challenges facing the political
process and the need for a comprehensive review in light of the
demonstrations and protests taking place in a number of provinces" .
new U.S. ambassador, according to the statement "his country's position
in support of Iraq and expressed the hope that the Iraqis beyond their
problems crusade strongly in the phase of reconstruction and building a
strong economy provides for the Iraqi people to ensure a better future."
in the Iraqi situation was the other focus of the meeting between
al-Mutlaq, Martin Kobler Representative of the Secretary-General of the
United Nations in Iraq, where the two sides discussed the "crisis
demonstrations and demands advocated by the protesters and the
importance of response in accordance with the Constitution and the law."
confirmed "the importance of the implementation of the demands of the
demonstrators as popular demands related to the concerns of the people
and their problems," Kubler expressed "hope that Iraqi parties will
reach agreements and understandings lead to a final resolution of
The two sides discussed the
ongoing political talks between the parliamentary blocs to establish
clear mechanisms for resolving crises and difficulties that hinder the
progress of the political process in Iraq.
context, called al-Mutlaq during a meeting with the Japanese ambassador
to the Republic of Iraq, Mr. Masatauta كاؤ Ka to "intensify efforts
between the Iraqi and Japanese sides to cooperate in the fields of
agriculture, industry, health and the environment and other service
The two sides discussed the political situation
in the region and their impact on the Iraqi interior and the need to
agree Iraqi parties to overcome the problems and unite to build a secure
and unified homeland.
For his part, Japanese ambassador
to his country's keenness to develop relations with Iraq and expressed
his confidence crossed all the crises and obstacles facing it, referring
to the desire of Japanese companies in the development of economic
activities in Iraq.
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