Talabani and al-Maliki discuss U.S-Iraq security pact
Iraqi President Jalal Talabani met with Iraqi Premier Nouri al-Maliki on late Thursday in Baghdad.
Iraqi premier briefed President Talabani about the amendments which the Iraqi government called for in the U.S-Iraq security pact.
President Talabani expressed his support for those amendments, saying that he has told the US ambassador in Iraq, Ryan Crocker, about his stance towards the U.S-Iraq security pact.
President Talabani also called upon President Bush to help the Iraqi people through accepting those amendments which were proposed by the Iraqi government so that the U.S-Iraq security pact to be presented to the Iraqi people.
Talabani, Maliki discuss security agreement amendments and calls on Bush to accept
To approve the amendments in the meantime, President Talabani expressed his support for the Arab League mission in Baghdad to facilitate their work in promoting communication between Iraq and the Arab states, in which he stressed the importance of the return of expatriate skills to the country.
He called President Jalal Talabani, U.S. President George W. Bush to accept the amendments proposed to the Iraqi security agreement (Convention on the withdrawal of troops) to enable the supply of Iraqi politicians to the people, "they Merfoao head," he said.
This came to the reception at his official Talabani on Saturday night, Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki in a meeting has been allocated to discuss the security agreement between Baghdad and Washington gave as a presidential statement.
The statement said that Maliki had discussed the latest developments with Talabani at the Convention on the withdrawal of forces and briefed the amendments demanded the Iraqi government to hold the Convention, adding that Talabani expressed his support for the amendments said that he told the U.S. ambassador to Iraq Ryan Crocker that he supports the amendments demanded by the government.
The statement quoted Talabani's invitation to U.S. President George W. Bush to "assist the Iraqi side has also helped many Iraqis in the past, through the approval of these amendments so that the Iraqi leaders of the Convention for the Iraqi people are Merfoao head.
It should be noted that Washington had responded to the Iraqi rejection of the amendments and to accept each other and some of the most important items was rejected by Washington is the issue of jurisdiction over its troops in Iraq accepted the principle of withdrawal until the end of the year 2011 without any reference to the possible extension of survival.
The other hand, President Talabani during a meeting with Arab League representative in Baghdad, Hani Khallaf its full support to facilitate the task of the Arab League mission in Iraq and enable it to fulfill its duty to promote communication between Iraq and its Arab, as a presidential statement issued on Wednesday.
The statement said that President Jalal Talabani said during a meeting Wednesday, Ambassador Hani Khallaf President of the Arab League mission in Iraq its full support to facilitate the task of head of the League of Arab States in Iraq and enable it to fulfill its duty to promote communication between Iraq and its Arab ", indicating the time The same "the importance of openness on Iraq, the Arab countries that Iraq no matter how rich and Bergalath and ancient history and immense wealth, and can play an important role in the region.
And the statement said Ambassador Hani otherwise conveyed a message from the Secretary-General of the League of Arab States Amr Moussa to President Talabani, "the step taken by the Arab League to activate its role in Iraq, through the appointment of Ambassador otherwise head of the mission. And pointed out that the Secretary-General of the League of Arab States , Stressed during his "concern to the university to strengthen and activate the role of direct communication with the government and the Iraqi constitutional institutions" that Iraq is a founding member of the League of Arab States. He pointed out the "right of the people of Iraq and the various components of the Arab nation standing at his side and support their aspirations." He stressed that "the commitment of the Arab League to Iraq and its people.
He also continued his personal contact with President Talabani, in the interest of Iraq and Arab joint action.
, The President Talabani stressed the importance of the return of Iraq to drain their country, expressing its readiness to support the efforts being made for their return.
This came during a meeting Thursday evening at his office in Baghdad, Deputy Speaker Sheikh Khalid al-Attiyah. A presidential statement that the president expressed full readiness to support efforts to attract qualified candidates to return to Iraq, "stressing at the same time" the need for Iraq to the minds of its people And energy and their contribution in building their country. For his part, Sheikh Khalid al-Attiyah reviewed the development of competencies in Iraq and abroad submitted a proposal for "holding the conference expanded in Baghdad these competencies and experience with Iraq, in order to attract them to return to Iraq, in particular and the country.
In dire need of energy and experience during this stage.