Iraq: Iraqi expectations decisively files – stuck in the Kuwaiti al-Maliki’s upcoming visit to Kuwait
Baghdad, March 3 (Rn) – The Iraqi politicians on Saturday, their optimism the possibility of resolving many outstanding issues between Iraq and Kuwait during the upcoming visit of Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki to the final after receiving a formal invitation to visit more than two months.
Maliki’s visit to Kuwait and the middle of this month to discuss outstanding issues between the two countries and the possibility of finding solutions to them, especially compensation files the second Gulf War, land borders and sea port and the issue of Mubarak, which created a kind of political tension between Baghdad and Kuwait during the past months.
Rais said Mary Chancellor in the Office of Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki told the Kurdish news agency (Rn), “Maliki’s visit to Kuwait will be the middle of this month that precedes the time of the Arab summit in Baghdad on 29 this month, too.”
Rayes explained that “al-Maliki will visit Kuwait at the official invitation addressed to him to discuss all outstanding issues between the parties and find solutions to them.”
And currently resides in Kuwait House Speaker Osama Najafi, accompanied by a parliamentary delegation to participate in the activities of the eighteenth meeting of the Conference of the Arab Parliamentary Union meeting in Kuwait with the participation of heads of parliaments of the 18 Arab countries.
And expressed Makharcoidahma Iraq and Kuwait to resolve the differences between the two countries, which lasted since the nineties of the last century, during Saddam Hussein’s invasion of Kuwait.
Kuwait and declared their readiness to turn the page past and start a new page of its foreign relations with Iraq on the basis of mutual respect, a position which Hatrha Iraq through the statements of Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki.
A member of the Committee Mohammad Jamshid (Rn), “We in the Foreign Relations Committee, the parliamentary believe that the visit of Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki to Kuwait will be important and different from previous visits to the mind preceded Bmekdmat including interviews and the statements between the parties willingness to resolve outstanding differences.”
He explained that Jamshid “Iraq is seeking to get out of the pain of the previous item, which puts restrictions on Iraq in his dealings with other countries,” noting that “the Kuwaiti side in recent days showed the possibility of flexibility in resolving the outstanding issues from Iraq.”
He added that “the Baghdad summit to be held later this month will have a significant impact in the development of Iraq’s relations with its Arab environment.”
And discusses the UN Security Council in June next possibility of withdrawal of Iraq from Chapter VII, after making sure of its obligations to Kuwait three files are the issue of missing Kuwaitis and archives, as well as the issue of border demarcation between the two countries.
Political analysts say that Maliki can succeed in persuading them to Kuwaiti investments in Iraq to meet the debt owed by Baghdad, which exceed $ 20 billion, while difficult to persuade Kuwait to stop construction of a port Mubarak.
The teaching of political science at the Faculty of Law at the University of Baghdad Iyad Hussein’s (Rn), “Maliki’s visit to Kuwait, he is to hold talks with Kuwaiti officials would aim to break the stalemate that relations soured recently against the backdrop of political statements between the parties on the port of Mubarak.”
Hussein said that “al-Maliki if what has been agreed with the Kuwaiti side to identify contentious issues and methods of accomplishing whatever is resolved during his upcoming visit,” pointing out that “some of the controversial issues it considers Kuwait rights and can not be waived.”
And placed Kuwait in April last the foundation stone for the construction of the port, “Mubarak Al-Kabeer” in Bubiyan Island, which lies in the far north-west Persian Gulf. Is the second biggest island in the Gulf (890 square kilometers) after the Iranian island of Qeshm.