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Tishwash: Al-Hashemi: Al-Kazemi began negotiations to form a government after an American green light

Political analyst, Wasiq Al Hashemi, confirmed on Saturday that the assignment of the new Prime Minister, Mustafa Al-Kazemi, came with the blessing of the seven Shiite forces and with the blessing of the United States, indicating that Al-Kazemi initiated negotiations to form a government.

Hashemi said in a statement to the “information”, that “the American green light to assign Mustafa Al-Kazemi was issued several months ago, but he was waiting for the Shiite consensus.”

He added that “the seven major Shiite forces agreed to nominate Mustafa Al-Kazemi after he rejected the president’s steps to assign Adnan al-Zrafi in isolation,” noting that “Al-Kazemi began his negotiations to form the next government, but the biggest obstacle to the negotiations is the Corona crisis and the budget for this year.”

The head of the Turkmen Front, Deputy Arshad al-Salihi, revealed in a previous statement to / Information /, the political blocs insistence on obtaining their electoral quotas in the government of Mustafa Al-Kazemi despite contradictory media statements, indicating that Al-Kazemi could not get rid of quotas at all. link

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Cutebwoy:  Iraq maintains its global ranking in terms of gold reserves

Economy News _ Baghdad April 9, 20202

The World Gold Council confirmed, on Thursday, that five Arab countries, including Iraq, maintained their global ranking in terms of having the largest gold reserves.
The council said in a statistic published on its website during the month of April and viewed byAl-Iqtisad News”, that “Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Algeria, Libya and Iraq maintained their global ranking with the world’s largest gold reserves and reserves of 996.4 tons.”

The council added, “Iraq still maintains its fifth Arab position, after which it came after Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Algeria and Libya, as well as maintained 38th place globally out of 100 countries included in the international financial statistics for global gold reserves,” noting that “Iraq reserves It amounted to 96.3 tons of gold. “

The Council pointed out that “the United States of America is still in the first place with the largest reserves of gold in the world, as these reserves amounted to 8.133.5 tons, followed by Germany with 3.366 tons, while Haiti topped the ranking table with only 1.8 tons