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Anyone catch this article yet ???????????


Khandan – The Special Representative of the United Nations in Iraq, Martin Kobler expressed satisfaction that the outstanding issues between Kuwait and Iraq had “almost been settled,” stressing the need to enter the relations between the two countries a new stage.

Kobler said in a statement to Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) after a briefing given last night in front of the UN Security Council on the work of the UN mission to help in Iraq (UNAMI), “I am very satisfied that the files between Iraq and Kuwait had almost settled.”

Kobler expressed satisfaction with the progress that has been made during the months ago in relation to the settlement of a number of decisions that keep them compensation decisions that must be implemented and when you pay $ 11 billion dollars in compensation, it will be closed as well.

He called for “entering a new phase of relations between the peoples of the two countries and not only the exchange of politicians but members of parliament and youth groups and football clubs in addition to women’s associations,” he said, adding that now the right time, especially after resolving the outstanding issues in Chapter VII.


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It was kinda late in the evening when I posted this . . . forgot to ask if y'all think it's a cryptic heads up that Iraq will pay off Kuwait sooner rather than later, or just a load of crap !

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