Minister of Agriculture: Chaos continues at the border crossings
08:32 - 19/09/2020
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The information / Baghdad ..
The Minister of Agriculture, Karim Muhammad al-Khafaji, confirmed, on Saturday, the continuing chaos and chaos in the border crossings causing great harm to the Iraqi economy, indicating that mafias above the law are those who convert agricultural land plots to residential without returning to the law.
"The border chaos has caused chaos in the Iraqi market, and it is still going on until now," Khafaji said in an interview followed by "the information".
Al-Khafaji added, "influential gangs control the ports and import vegetables at low prices in which the Iraqi farmer is unable to compete."
He added, "Mafias above the law are the ones who distributed agricultural lands and divided them into residential areas, and no person or department can prevent it without strictly applying the law." End / 25D