Home About Kuna Advertise Contact Us Kuna's Bureaus Services Term Of Use
Register Login
facebook Twitter Youtube rss
Some 15 airstrikes target ISIL facilities in Syria, Iraq      Two people killed, 14 injured in Egypt protests      France again urges int'l conference to promote Mideast peace      Egypt, IAEA sign deal to support nuclear security      Turkish FM discusses ISIL with Syrian opposition chief      Kuwaiti Parliament Speaker, Italian PM hold official talks
  Politics
Baghdad, Irbil agree to calm in Kirkuk
26/11/2012   |   10:06 PM | Gulf News
تصغير الخطالشكل الأساسيتكبير الخط
BAGHDAD, Nov 26 (KUNA) -- Iraq's federal government and provincial government of Iraq's Kurdistan region reached an agreement in principle stipulating return of all military forces to their previous locations.
Representatives of the Baghdad government and Iraq's Kurdistan region discussed in their meeting in Baghdad the forces' deployment in Kirkuk, a statement by the commander of Iraqi armed forces said.
Both sides discussed means of defusing tension, and agreed to activate security committees.
The dispute began after Baghdad command formed a new unit and assigned it to deploy in Diyala, Salah Al-Din and Kirkuk, a matter that angered the Kurds who sent the Peshmerga troops to outskirts of Kirkuk.
Parliament speaker Osama Al-Nujaifi carried out a shuttle diplomacy between prime minister Nouri Al-Maliki and president of Iraq's Kurdistan region Masoud Barzani.
Baghdad wants to revive an agreement that was signed in 2009, which states that the security file of Kirkuk is supervised by the federal government. (end) ahh.bs KUNA 262206 Nov 12NNNN
 Print
  Email
 Save
Share
Share
Honoring Kuwait 2014


KUNA publishes a book titled (His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah: A Humanitarian Leader) to commemorate the UN honoring of Kuwait's leader

kuna magazien


Most Read Most Emailed  
1.   Kuwait, Cambodia mull bilateral cooperation
2.   Kuwait, Tajikistan sign visa-exemption deal
3.   Kuwait, Spain discuss economic and investment relations
4.   Kuwait, Spain mull bilateral cooperation
5.   All KSE indices rise at closing of Sunday's session
6.   Kuwait's participation in Global Entrepreneur Summit successful
    Photo Gallery

Kuwait News Agency Board Chairman and Director General Sheikh Mubarak Duaij Al-Sabah

Kuwait's Ambassador to Cambodia Dhrar Nasser Al-Tuwaijri

consultant to GCC Supreme Council Dr. Abdullah Bishara

First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah during his departure to Qatar

Kuwait's Ambassador in Seoul Jassem Al-Budaiwi

French President Francois Hollande

President and CEO of EQUATE Petrochemical Company Mohammad Husain

Musaed Ghannam Al-Jumhour, the director of public relations at the ministry
Publications

WEATHER
PRAYER
CURRENCIES
KUWAIT AIRPORT
    Calendar
About KUNA KUNA SERVICES USEFUL LINKS KUNA ARCHIVE KUNA PUBLICATIONS
Home
About Kuna
Advertise
Contact Us
Kuna's Bureaus
Services
Term Of Use
Read The Whole Newscast
Pictures (during the week)
FTP Service
KUNA training center
KUNA Reader
SMS Services
الكويت فى ذاكرة الأيام
Job Application
Careers
Arab News Agencies
International News Agencies
Governmental Institutes
Banks in Kuwait
News Paper
Local Companies
other useful links
Prayer Times
News Archive
Other News Services
Today In Kuwait's History
Events
Training Sessions
Videos
All KUNA right are reserved © 2012. This site is designed and published by IDS