A member of the Finance Committee in the House of Representatives, Abdul Qadir Mohammed, the addition of one trillion Iraqi dinars on the share of the Kurdistan region of the federal budget for 2018.
He pointed out that after the issuance of share of governance, and sovereign share of the region amounted to 7 trillion and 500 billion dinars.
MP Ahmed Haj Rashid, confirmed that the share of the Kurdistan region of the federal budget amounted to about 8.5 trillion dinars of the total amount of the budget, after the last addition.
The two deputies, Earez Abdullah, head of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, Massoud Haider of the Change bloc, confirmed in a joint press conference, that the share of the Kurdistan region of the general budget of the country amounted to about 14%.
It is scheduled to add this increase to the salaries of employees and retirees within the share of Kurdistan from the federal budget for the current year.
For his part, the Secretary of the Council of Ministers of the Kurdistan Region Amang Rahim, in a statement, that «the Iraqi Council of Representatives has increased the salary of employees and retirees in the federal budget for the year 2018 from 334 billion dinars to 418 billion dinars per month by adding trillion Iraqi dinars On the emergency reserve ».
He added that «this without the share of the Peshmerga forces in the budget that remained on what it is in the budget law, which will be spent within what has been put to the allocations of sovereign forces of the Federal Ministry of Defense».
But the head of the bloc «will» in the Iraqi Council of Representatives, Hanan al-Fatlawi, confirmed that the re-voting on the share of the Kurdistan region of the federal budget for the current year, attributed to the same as in previous years (17%).
And wrote, on the social networking sites: «After the Kurdistan MPs agreed to a trick to restore their proportion in the budget by adding trillion Iraqi dinars to balance the region, through a proposal to amend the budget presented yesterday (yesterday), and after my objection we were able to drop them by voting again as they put it.
She claimed that «the President of the Council deceived some of the National Alliance deputies to re-vote on the paragraph and actually voted on it and when they objected attacked me and threatened the President of the Council to take me out of the hall».