Sunday, 22 November / 1 December 2013 09:41
Visiting Iraqi Oil Minister Abdul-Karim and coffee Kuwait soon to discuss the file management of common fields between the two countries.
Detection and Foreign Ministry Undersecretary Khaled Al-Jarallah Kuwait in a press statement about “a planned visit by a coffee to Kuwait to discuss the mechanism for the implementation of the common fields between the two countries that took place recently.”
And witnessed the formal relations between Iraq and Kuwait developments described as positive over the past months, to end the outstanding issues between the two countries, especially after the withdrawal of Iraq from international sanctions imposed on it in the seventh item, by the UN Security Council and the signing of several agreements and memoranda of understanding between the two countries.
He described Jarallah agreement regarding the common fields as important and represent a strategic topic of Kuwait and Iraq, and said, “We are optimistic about the understanding with our brothers in Iraq, including with the implementation of this agreement.”
The Kuwaiti Foreign Ministry has revealed in 15 of the last June near the adoption of a memorandum of understanding with Iraq about joint oil fields between the two countries.
It is said that oil fields stretching on both sides of the border, Iraq – Kuwait, which painted a decision issued by a committee of the United Nations in 1993, and was approved by Iraq and Kuwait, but Iraqi politicians and some in the government does not Evtún from time to question the fairness of the circumstances in which painted the border . They call for the renegotiation of the will, which may occur to any oil deal in the future.
In northern Kuwait, a group of oil fields, most notably Raudhatain and Bahra and Sabriyah, in southern Iraq fields Zubair, Qurna and the island of crazy, and there is an important field extends into the territory of the two countries from north to south, and is located to the west of the port Safwan Al Abdali border, launches Kuwait on the inside in the territory Ratqah name and called the name of Iraq Rumaila. The agreement on this field, the most important difficulties oil cooperation is talking about officials of the two countries.