Baghdad raises the share of the Kurdistan region in the budget 2020 to 22%

04/12/2019 - 21:28 Published in News/Kurdistan

A Kurdish delegation arrived in Baghdad during the last hours to sign the final oil agreement signed with the government of Abdul Mahdi, which provides for not talking about the quantities of oil produced during the past years by the region.

The source said in an interview with "Sputnik", Wednesday, that the Kurds wanted to use the period that the country is going through to pass the agreement before the formation of any new political entity or change the situation in Iraq .

The source added that the agreement stipulates that the Kurdistan region from the beginning of 2020 to hand over the federal government in Baghdad daily 250 thousand barrels of oil of the region, in addition of that the delegation's visit also aims to sign all items of the state budget, including the budget of the region, which includes the proportion 22% for the region.