Halaboussi visits Kuwait and meets with her Emir and discusses with him the energy file
20:45 - 13/02/2019
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Information / Baghdad
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mohammed Al Halbusi, met on Wednesday with the Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah and discussed with him various files, including the energy file.
"During the meeting, bilateral relations between the two countries were discussed, ways of enhancing joint cooperation between Iraq and Kuwait in all fields, and stressing the need for stability of Iraq, which will contribute to the stability of the region through support for the stability of the region," the Information Office of the Speaker of the House of Representatives said in a statement. The international community and friendly countries. "
He explained that "the meeting discussed the support of the Iraqi government and its support in the field of electric power and provide quick alternatives to long-term projects to link Iraq to the electrical system of the Gulf States, as well as the need to follow the outcome of the donor conference in Kuwait and identify the priorities that Iraq needs; In reality".
The meeting also discussed "the contribution of the international community to the reconstruction of liberated cities, the return of displaced people and their stability, and the initiative of signing the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development Agreement with the Reconstruction Fund for Iraq and granting $ 85 million in the total grant of $ 100 million aimed at establishing new projects For the rehabilitation of the health sector, which will include the construction and rehabilitation and the preparation of 32 health centers and a hospital distributed to the affected provinces.
The statement referred to "discussing the file of joint security cooperation in the field of combating terrorism, activating the trade movement between the two countries, and the high priority, in order to provide all facilities for Iraqi and Kuwaiti merchants."
The Speaker of the House of Representatives arrived in Kuwait on an official visit and was received by Kuwaiti National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Ali Al-Ghanim. End 25 n