April 6, 2015, 14:43
The head of the province of Kurdistan, Massoud Barzani, on Monday, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's visit to Arbil task, pointing to their reaching a common understanding in the interest of Iraq.
Barzani said during a press conference with al-Abadi in Erbil today, "The visit Abadi comes at an important and very sensitive time, and was an important opportunity to discuss topics of interest to our future," noting that "the views were identical, and we got to a common understanding would be in the interest Iraq ".
"I once again thank the visit, and will contribute to laying the foundation for the strengthening of relations between the province and the federal government, has talked about the coordination between us, and an end to the problems The region is part of Iraq, and we have agreed to solve all problems, as we have agreed to form a joint committee."
For his part, al-Abadi said "I thank the hospitality, we are in an important part and Aziz of Iraq, it is natural that we visit a brother Aziz as head of the province, and will visit the other officials."
Abadi said "We have an important stage, and emphasize the positive relations, and common destiny, and Iraq is one part, and as we have seen in the fate of Kirkuk, one."
Regarding the restoration of the connector from the control of the organization Daash process, Abadi said, "We will work to liberate the people of Nineveh and its land and all its components," asserting that "Daash disappearing, has melted like salt."
In response to a question about his upcoming visit to the United States and its agenda as well as the differences between Arbil and Baghdad about the budget, Abadi said, "There are no problems regarding the budget, all the provinces is not satisfied with the shares of the budget, and my visit to the United States will include some of the topics," without detection.
And the charges against the elements popular crowd committing attacks in Tikrit, Abadi said that "there are aggressors will be punished said, was burning 64 houses and 85 shops in Tikrit, but we consider the burning of one's home is a lot, and seven people were arrested and are awaiting justice," stressing that " there will be reprisals. "
Abadi defended from the popular crowd, saying "they are citizens and volunteers, as there is in all cities and in Nineveh also, there are encroachments by some individuals can not be calculated for everyone, there are those who offend the crowd, and our soldiers."
It is said that Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi morning arrived at the head of a senior government and parliamentary delegation to Erbil and was received by President of Kurdistan, Massoud Barzani,
head of the provincial government and Barzani and Minister of Peshmerga and Interior Minister and a number of officials in the province.
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