Kurdistan oil deepens the rift between Arbil and Baghdad

26-02-2015 01:26 PM BAGHDAD / News Iraq,

Ahmad does not seem to financial oil dispute between Baghdad and Erbil difficult portrayed by some politicians, they are mainly from the remnants of the previous government, headed by Nouri al-Maliki,

like the waste that is complicated because of the accumulation, and the accumulation of crises and crowded, making tough immediate solutions investigation.

But political observers, are afraid to repeat the series of justifications followed by governments after the US invasion in 2003, gluing all mistakes and failures, with the former regime, even after 12 years of his death.

inherited crisis and longer oil file and the exploitation of natural resources and one of the most prominent differences The central government and the Kurdistan Regional Government are trying to solve, to put an end to the old crisis between the two sides,

and the mechanism of implementing the agreement that was reached between the parties, especially the inherited and new financial crisis, impose its weight in the implementation.

The central government wants revenues to the treasury bankrupt, in order to pay the region’s share of financial, The provincial government wants money to reimburse the oil companies, and the restoration of infrastructure, and the payment of salaries, in order to fulfill the quantity of oil exports from the start ..?

And how ?, and how mutual trust. Parties President of the Kurdistan Regional Government, Nechirvan Barzani, accusing political parties unnamed not wanting in the evolution of relations between Baghdad and Erbil, and he is willing to address the joint to end the problems and stresses at the same time,

the central government does not have the money to pay for the region benefits, in order to be able to activate the production of and export of oil in the quantities, to support the state budget, while emphasizing the Prime Minister, Haider al-Abadi, that the Kurdistan Regional Government did not recognize the quantities of crude oil from the fields of Kurdistan,

as the oil agreement between the parties in order to Baghdad, you can pay the money to the Kurdish region.

In this regard, Baghdad and Erbil formed joint committees after mutual visits of several carried out by officials of both parties, to follow up on the main points of contention and access to solutions confirms everyone’s important to be unconstitutional. gravity of Kurdistan ,

according to political observer, Zaid al-Zubaidi, the mutual between the two charges are not substantial, and often are talking all parties, trying to block the agreements, especially the Kurdish side has a significant weight within the central government, through the Finance Minister Hoshyar Zebari, as well as Oil Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi, who is close to the Kurdish leadership,

and it has in the past faction fighters in Kurdistan, along with the Peshmerga so centered talk about granting constitutional status of any agreements, be a future pillar, the post-Abadi stage, or those who try to put explanations and priorities, according to his own vision, or for special purposes. law and the Constitution and see the Ministry of Natural Resources in the government of the province,

said that the solution to the outstanding problems between the two sides will not be without approval of oil and gas law, noting that the Constitution guaranteed the right to territory in the investment of its natural resources, and that the presence of 40 foreign companies in legal territory.

acknowledges the recent agreement legal work of these companies through the application of the county government delivers 300 thousand barrels of oil per day , and this is impossible without the presence of foreign companies, which have are other dues.

, says advisor to the Ministry of Natural Resources, Ali Hussain Balou, the lack of legislation oil and gas law, impedes resolve differences between the parties’ efforts, stressing that the dispute over the export of oil and pay the expenses of companies foreign labor in the region has not yet been replaced,

unlikely to reach a final solution without the enactment of the oil and gas law, and recognition of the federal government to the principle of division of powers and wealth with the province and other provinces, and the abandonment of oil file management centrally Under previous laws, as he put it.

Side Parties adds , Blu, if not approve oil and gas law refers to ‘lack of seriousness of the central government in solving their problems with Erbil, the evidence is not displayed the oil and gas law, which was agreed upon in 2007 to the House of Representatives.

" As he says, Deputy Prime Minister for the former energy, Minister of Higher Education and the current scientific research, Hussain al-Shahristani, said: Baghdad and Erbil have yet to reach agreement on payments made ​​by oil companies operating in the region, she says the KRG The city of Baghdad has more than four trillion dinars to cover the costs of oil companies operating there.

not calm For its part, explained a member of the Commission on oil and energy parliamentary, Fatima Hamidi, the oil and gas law shifted from administrative law to political, because of political differences and regional interests, as described ,.

Observers point to the difficulty of finding a sustainable truce between Baghdad and Erbil in the absence of a constitutional solution, arguing that the differences may persist in light intersections which confer the Iraqi political scene with the participation of all parties.

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