Monday, February 18, 2013 17:16
Kuwait denied reports about its contract with Israeli security company to protect its border with Iraq.
The agent said the Kuwaiti Foreign Ministry Khaled al-Jarallah in a press statement that "This is not true at all, and already the Ministry of Interior had issued denials explicit for this Alkhbrōhma speech is illogical to many considerations; most important is that there are a lot of international companies specialized in this field."
Kuwaiti official asked for "caused by the direction of his country to Israel, which does not bring us not normalize relations?!".
The local government in the province of Basra had revealed in 14 of the current month of February Kuwait contracted with one of the security companies belonging to the Israeli businessmen to protect the Iraqi border - Kuwaiti.
The head of the provincial council Basra morning Albzona in a press statement "we recorded our objection to the contract between Kuwait and global security company to protect its border with Iraq because of the company belonging to Israeli businessmen".
"We have recorded a formal objection to this contract, and we addressed the Foreign Ministry demanding action to prevent a file Border Protection in the hands of companies that do not insure them," adding that "file demarcation between Iraq and Kuwait extremely dangerous and therefore control this border issue related to the security of Iraq's fragile So we can not accept an Israeli company to be responsible for this file is important between the two countries. "
He continued that "the subject may be the cause of strained relations between the two countries, the fact that many of the parties participating in the government believes that foreign powers, including Israel cause of insecurity in the country and it is natural that this will be a cause for concern decade."
He noted, "We worked to monitor the streets or some border passages through international companies made sure of its failure to cooperate with some of the dubious or countries that we believe are benefiting from the region disorder How can Kuwait engage in such transactions?".
He explained that "The topic was raised in the Kuwaiti National Assembly, which some of its members received information that the company [senstar], which won the contract belonging to the group [magal] Israel."
Iraq being a preliminary survey of the border between the two countries as a prelude to the demarcated.
The Iraqi Foreign Ministry announced on 2 January last technical team selection Iraq to re-demarcation of the border with Kuwait.
This is expected to have a recent visit of a delegation of Kuwait headed by Prime Minister to Baghdad to discuss a number of outstanding issues and ways to solve them once and for all, including re-demarcation of the border between the two countries as a prelude to remove Iraq from Chapter international sanctions imposed on it under Chapter VII of the UN Security Council.
The demarcation of the border between Iraq and Kuwait from the outstanding issues between the two countries since the end of the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait in 1990 and a decision by the Security Council determines these limits are under Iraqis reject has held several meetings on border demarcation, including those made during the visit of Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki to Kuwait last March 2012 and then visit, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Sabah to Iraq at the end of last April to participate in the meeting of the Joint Coordinating Committee between the two countries, which discussed the issue of the border within a number of files without reaching a conclusion.
He made the Kuwaiti minister at the conclusion of the visit, commented that "marks the border between Kuwait and Iraq installed and only need to maintain and remove some overlap winning now, noting that there are a pledge from the Iraqi government to finish them before the month of October next, while a conversion  A. U.S. $ to the United Nations for this purpose. ended.