Al-Abadi -We are ready to secure the Region salaries in case of receiving oil revenues to the federal government

KIRKUK / The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) said that the Prime Minister Dr. Haider al-Abadi promised to secure the budget for the salaries of the Kurdistan Region in the event of Region hands over oil revenues to the federal government.

Head of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan bloc in the House of Representatives MP Ala Talabani said in a statement that a meeting gathered her with the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi ..stressing that she discussed with Abadi the Region's budget and securing employees' salaries.

Talabani confirmed that al-Abadi promised to secure the Region's budget and salaries of employees in the case that the Kurdistan Regional Government hand over Kirkuk's oil revenues to the federal government.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency