Tarbil Crossing Blockage Continues

تم نشره في Sun 29 May / May 2016. 08:11 PM
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AMMAN —Al Ghad— The Ministry of Transportation reassured Jordan’s readiness to restore transportation to and fron Iraq should the Tarbil border crossing be open, but in his statement to “Al Ghad”, transport Minister Ayman Hatahet, confirmed that the crossing has yet to be officially opened on the Iraqi side, with Jordan considering its reopening soon.

Notably, Jordanian exports to Iraq saw great decline by 40 per cent, at USD695 million in 2015, compared to USD1.2 billion in 2014.