Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Kuwait calls for the withdrawal of Iraq from Chapter VII of the United Nations , 27 DEC

Kuwait calls for the withdrawal of Iraq from Chapter VII of the United Nations 

Kuwait - Anatolia

He and Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Sabah expressed his country's hope in Iraq would emerge from Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations under his Baghdad since the invasion of Saddam Hussein's regime of Kuwait in 1990.
Khalid said, in a joint news conference with Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari, who is currently visiting Kuwait, said his country "would be happy to exit Iraq from Chapter VII."

He added: "We are very flexible in this aspect with Iraq and our interest exit from Chapter VII even be a free man and not constrained by the decisions of the Security Council (UN) and we worked and we will work in this direction and we will celebrate together the exit of Iraq from this chapter and continue a normal life at all walks of life. "

And since the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait in 1990, Iraq has to Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations, where this item allows the use of force against Iraq as a threat to international security, in addition to freezing of large amounts of its assets financial in international banks to pay compensation to those affected by the invasion.

 Kuwait demanded Iraq since the invasion to pay $ 1.2 billion dollars in compensation for seizing aircraft owned Kuwait Airways, and this led to political problems between Iraq and Kuwait.

 Vice denied Kuwaiti Foreign Minister that there will be pressure put on his country to consolidate its relationship with Iraq in the recent period.

 He explained that "a good relationship between the two countries and their stability will impact on the entire region, and we are working to promote joint Arab action and the Islamic and strengthen the relationship between the two countries more and more."

He also expressed the Iraqi and Kuwaiti officials pleased with the arrival of the first flight of Iraqi Airways to Kuwait Airport this afternoon after a 23-year break.

The immortal description that historic step, emphasizing the continued progress of relations between the two countries through the "brotherly relations" are united.

 Khalid explained that the two sides consulted on many issues, pointing out that the joint between these issues with regard to facilitating the issuance of visas to citizens of the two countries after the resumption of flights.

With regard to Kuwaiti reparations to Iraq, Zebari said the compensation is governed by the decision of the UN Security Council that Iraq is committed to pay all damages incurred by him.

 On the maintenance of border markers between Iraq and Kuwait, said Iraqi Foreign Minister that the technical committees Kuwaiti and Iraqi operate under the auspices of the United Nations to determine and maintenance of these signs unequivocally and skepticism.

Zebari noted that arrived this afternoon to Kuwait on a plane belonging to Iraqi Airways in the first flight between the two countries since after the invasion in August / father of the year 1990.

 Over the past twenty years, broke conflict international judicial between Bretton aviation in the two countries on damages caused by the Iraqi Airways to "put her hand on ten commercial aircraft Kuwaiti and plundering Kuwait airport" during the invasion, which lasted several months, before terminate international military intervention, which led by the United States, followed by the blockade of Iraq that lasted more than 10 years concluded the American forces occupying Iraq in 2003, and the trial of former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein and his execution.


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