Iraq and Iran constitute a committee to regulate the entry of "visitors" from Zurbatiyah Arbain
Long-Presse / Wasit
Announced that the Iranian embassy in Iraq, on Thursday, for the formation of a committee between the two countries shall regulate the entry of visitors Arbain coming from Iran to Iraq away from last year's random, and while confirming that the Commission will take from Zurbatiyah port-based being absorbs about 70 percent of total visitors entrants, I expected two million visitors from entering the same port.
He said the Iranian ambassador Hassan Dnaii fled, during a joint news conference with the governor of Wasit owner behind the valley, was held in the Office of Wasit province, and attended the (long-Presse) that "the Iranian embassy in Baghdad following the subject of the entry of Iranian pilgrims to perform visit the death of Imam Hussein, peace be upon him, which coincides with the beginning of December next the first, "likely entry of more than two million visitors through various Iranian border crossings and airports."
He fled Dnaii that "in order to facilitate the entry of large numbers of visitors, we have formed a higher committee to be based in Zurbatiyah port (80 km east of Wasit) being will welcome about 70 percent of the numbers expected entry of Iraq."
He pointed out the Iranian ambassador that "the Committee comprising representatives of the Iranian government of Hajj and Umrah and customs and passport competent in Iran and circles circles as well as the governor of Ilam and Mayor Mehran and have its tip on the Iraqi side governor of Wasit province and Mayor Badrah and director Zurbatiyah port and the Director of Passports Department and many others."
For his part, the governor of Wasit owner behind the valley "This committee began its work early and held more than one meeting will coordinate the joint between the Iraqi and Iranian sides, especially the Departments of the perpetrators of the Zurbatiyah and Mehran."
Said Wadai "The Ministry of the Interior and through the Directorate General of Passports will strengthen Zurbatiyah port administrative and technical cadres with increasing the number of fingerprint used in the passport visa devices," pointing out that "the local government will Bastnfar all mechanisms available to it to contribute to the transfer of Iranian pilgrims from the port to the borders of the province Karbala, and there is coordination with the Minister of Transport to secure a number of buses to help transport Bamilh ".
The Interior Minister Mohammed Salem Al Ghabban announced on Saturday (October 24, 2015) this year that Iraq will not allow the entry of foreign visitors to Karbala during a visit forty only through a visa, according to the controls.
The Iraqi government agreed in 2014 to cancel the visa (visa) of Iranian visitors which led to more than three million Iranian visitors flow wildly over the past Arbain.
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