Sunday, November 11, 2018

Iraqi President off to Kuwait today with “a gift”

Baghdad/ Iraq TradeLink: During today’s visit of the Iraqi President Barham Saleh, a part of the
Kuwaiti archives and properties shall be handed to the Kuwaiti authorities.

The one-day visit shall discuss bilateral relations with Kuwaiti senior officials, to be followed his second-leg in his Gulf tour to the United Arab Emirates.

Politicians believe that this move is an expression of an Iraqi good-will to Kuwait for future cooperation.

On the other side, the Kuwaiti authorities are still demanding the know the fate of 369 missiing Kuwaitis since the end of the Gulf War I.

No information was given by the Iraqi authorities on additional Gulf countries to be visited by President Saleh.

Saleh was sworn in as president of Iraq on 2 October, 2018.