Side of the reception President Barzani to Iraqi Oil Minister
Search President of the Kurdistan region and Iraq's oil minister relations between the Kurdistan Region and the federal government in the field of energy, and stressed the obstacles faced by the oil agreement between the two parties. A brief statement issued by the Presidency of the Kurdistan Region, briefed (Basenyoz) a copy of it, said the president, Massoud Barzani, met Sunday in the resort of Salahuddin, Iraq's Oil Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi. The statement continued, "During the meeting, highlighting the relations between Erbil and Baghdad in the field of energy as well as the obstacles faced by the oil agreement between the parties," he said. "It was also stressed the continued coordination between the two sides to resolve the problems between them."
And facing the oil agreement between the Kurdistan Region and the federal government, which signed the end of last year, and was introduced earlier this year, obstacles threaten undermining where accuses the Kurdistan Regional Government Baghdad not to fulfill their obligations and send financial dues to the province in accordance with the agreement, which provides that the Kurdistan region to export 250 thousand barrels of oil per day, for the benefit of the federal government, as well as another 300 thousand barrels of Kirkuk fields through the private pipeline Kurdistan province extends to the Turkish port of Ceyhan on the Mediterranean.
In contrast, Baghdad resume share exchange Kurdistan province of the federal budget, amounting to 17% as well as the allocation of a percentage of the allocation of federal land forces of the Iraqi army to the Peshmerga forces according to population ratio as part of the Iraqi defense system.
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