Said the Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, that 2014 was a difficult and full of problems for the Kurdistan Region, praising the role and attitudes of the people of Kurdistan and the Peshmerga forces. This came during a meeting of the normal course of the Council of Ministers of the Kurdistan Region, on Wednesday evening, led by Barzani, who said in ushering "This year was difficult and full of problems for the Kurdistan Region, because since the beginning of the year were government employees' salaries cut and the share of the Kurdistan Region of the general budget, and then displays the Kurdistan Region more than a thousand and a hundred-kilometer-long Daash to terrorists attacks, but in spite of it all, it was during 2014 to achieve many successes to the Kurdistan Region. " He continued, "For the first time in the history of nations is to take an individual decision by the Prime Minister to cut the budget part of the country, salaries, and so the injustice of many of the staff and the citizens of Kurdistan," describing the salaries and the budget as a "wake-up call to the Kurdistan Region, in order to reconsider the conditions of financial and administrative system." .He explained that the Kurdish delegation, under his chairmanship, spoke openly during the recent talks with the federal government in Baghdad earlier this month, said the Iraqi delegation, "this act Oattiytamona Drasa, so that we never have to deal with you as before."
And the price of Barzani "outstanding and heroic role of the Peshmerga Kurdistan heroine in addressing and confronting terrorism, which defended bravely and sacrificed RVF in defense of Kurdistan and its gains," Carter said, "look with reverence and obeisance to the sacrifices of the Peshmerga and the role of volunteers and disabled, and congratulate them on behalf of the Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Council, as extend our deepest condolences to the families and the families of the martyrs, and we wish a speedy recovery to the wounded. "
He added that "in spite of the victories of the Peshmerga forces, there are a number of problems and obstacles that need to be addressed," and described the "lack of institutional strength and delay the inclusion of the Peshmerga and organization within the national defense system in the framework of institutional strength and national belonging to the Ministry of Peshmerga process, the most important of these problems, This was also the reason that the Daash war against the Peshmerga style stranger ", pointing out that the Peshmerga forces" managed to bravely confront the terrorists and defeated, where he managed a day to achieve great victories, this in spite of the failure to take necessary preparations for war unexpected like in Kurdistan Region. "
On the other hand, Barzani said that "since 2004, and after the fall of the Baathist regime, was the primary concern and the framework of the Kurdistan Regional Government thinking is the building and reconstruction of the country and to make progress in all areas and bringing prosperity to the Kordstanyen, and not to engage in a war with a terrorist organization like al Daash" , expressing thanks "on behalf of the Government of the Territory of the United States and the coalition forces that supported and backed the Kurdistan Region in the war against terrorism by providing ammunition and military support and humanitarian aid to the region."
He also praised the "Union and the unity of the Kurdish forces," and described their participation in the Kurdistan Regional Government as a "great success, especially in such difficult conditions in financial terms and the war against terrorism", also thanked his name and on behalf of the Deputy Prime Minister, "the ministers who tried to do a good job and reforms within the ministries and government departments and institutions, "adding that" all the work can not be done in one go, but it is important to continue the reform process ", hoping to make efforts to" organize ministries and reduce the phenomenon of red tape in 2015 ".
He also thanked the "citizens, employees and associates of government, who resisted in light of this financial crisis without a budget and salaries, and endured unpaid wages," recalling "the professors and teachers who have had the same position during the nineties, where in spite of the lack of salary at the time, did not leave Education process and refused to stop, "reassured everyone that" any employee salaries are guaranteed not to miss, "as he expressed his thanks and praise of the" Kurdistan people who cooperated with the government and embrace the reception of refugees and displaced persons. " The President of the Council of Zora wishes for the new year, hoping that "this year will be full of happiness and progress of the Kordstanyen," and added that "it will be a new beginning, and that the agreement between the Kurdistan Regional Government and the federal government will enter into force." In the first paragraph of the meeting's agenda, browse and Minister of Finance and Economy in the report of the general lines of the Kurdistan Region's budget for 2015, noting that 2015 will not be an easy year, calling to take serious action, in order to free itself of the Kurdistan Region of the financial crisis. The Cabinet also approved the project on the basis of the formation of the province of Halabja and the inauguration of the governor and his deputies, according to the law and the law of the provinces, is scheduled to send the bill to the province of Kurdistan Parliament for approval, after which the establishment of the province of Halabja and start functions.
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