Baghdad is looking to drum up funds at a reconstruction conference in neighbouring Kuwait from Monday to Wednesday after announcing the defeat of Daesh nationwide at the end of a year ago.
Millions of people were displaced, in particular in the Sunni north, as a result of the battles and thousands were killed.
Authorities in the resource-rich nation say there has been a heavy toll on oil, electricity and manufacturing infrastructure, as well as basic services such as water and sanitation.
The Kuwaiti Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah called on all friendly countries as well as global organizations to meet in Kuwait and support the efforts in rebuildingIraq. It must renew its embrace of the rule of law, as well as provide answers to families whose loved ones went missing in the war, said Katharina Ritz, the head of the delegation in Iraq for the International Committee of the Red Cross.
"That's why we now resorted to investment", because it is the only way to gather such an amount, Abadi insisted.
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Kuwait will host an worldwide conference on Iraq's reconstruction on February 12-14.
Large parts of Iraq's second-largest city, Mosul, are still in ruins, more than six months after it was retaken by the government. He said there were preliminary indications that some states would do so. "It has teamed up with the US Chamber of Commerce to organize a delegation of over 150 American companies to travel to Kuwait" for the conference.
During the summer of 2014, Kuwait contributed $10 million to United Nations humanitarian agencies and IOM in response to the deteriorating humanitarian crisis in Iraq and donated $3 million to UNHCR in support of the organization's operations in Iraq. In August 1990, Iraq invaded Kuwait after accusing its neighbour of "stealing" Iraqi oil from a field straddling the border.
The US, which leads an worldwide coalition that provided Iraq with key air support in the fight against ISIL, does not plan to pledge any money. Once again, the onus should be on the USA to take the lead.
Both the Journal and Reuters acknowledged that most of the fighting during the ISIS war took place in seven Iraqi provinces. The housing sector has the most urgent need for funds, he added.
The rest are structural and infrastructure reforms which will serve to create a safe environment within which third party investors can be guaranteed safeguarding, including security from ISIL-related threats and business guarantees.
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Reich, as offensive coordinator, helped devise a game plan that put up 41 points on the Patriots in the win. He would love to hire former Eagles' QB coach John DeFilippo , but the Vikings already hired him.
Phoenix has lost 12 straight in Oakland, last winning here on February 7, 2011. "It had to do with me reaching my team". But at a time the Warriors struggled trying in forgettable February game, the Warriors finally found some objective .
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For the German press, such open resistance to Merkel is a sign that the long-serving leader could be on the way out. Any agreement will be submitted to a ballot of the Social Democrats' members, a process that will take a few weeks.
This is the first time that Zidane, a World Cup victor with France, has come up against a side from his home country as a coach. As many as 1,800 police officers will be on duty to look out for trouble on what has been classified a "high risk" occasion.
If the numbers are accurate, the strike marks the deadliest exchange between Americans and Russians since the Cold War. Neither the Kremlin nor the Russian Ministry of Defense talks about private military contractors in Syria .
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