Hussain al-Shahristani: Political interference has negatively affected oil contracts

BAGHDAD, Sept 29 (Alsharqiya) - Former oil minister Hussain al-Shahristani warned on Monday that political interference in oil contracts had led to the reluctance of most international companies to work in Iraq. Al-Shahristani said during the Rafidain forum that some politicians do not know anything about the reality of oil in Iraq, but they make permits to gain a precedent only press / Stopping the disbursement of oil revenues to salaries and the budget and the search for new investment opportunities, he said that the state can not be based on what you eat from underground.


The President of the Iraqi Jamahiriya, Barham Salih, and the Head of the Salvation and Development Front, Osama al-Nujaifi, stressed the importance of creating the appropriate atmosphere for holding the elections

The head of the Sadrist movement, Muqtada al-Sadr, warned that there are suspicious parties fueling the situation and endangering peaceful security in Iraq

Seven civilians were killed and wounded when a Katyusha missile fell on a house near Baghdad International Airport