Iraq pays billions in foreign debt


17/12/2019 13:05:00
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On Tuesday, the Finance Committee in the Council of Representatives revealed that $ 20 billion in foreign debt owed by Iraq has been payed.

 

The Iraqi News Agency quoted the head of the committee, MP Haitham al-Jubouri as saying, "The foreign debt that remains on Iraq is $ 27 billion and another $ 41 billion for Saudi Arabia, which is not recognized, as it is debts given to the former regime leader, Saddam Hussein during the Iran-Iraq war."

 

"The debts on Iraq were more than 50 billion dollars, more than 20 billion dollars were paid during the last period," he added.

 

 

 

PUKmedia 

 


 

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