Iraq
Ghabban announces agreeing with Kurdistan region on the unified card project

Ghabban announces agreeing with Kurdistan region on the unified card project


for the issuance of a unified national card there.

According to a statement issued by the Ministry of Interior, Ghabban presided over the weekly meeting of the Higher Committee for the national card, which included the general director of citizenship and a number of concerned parties for the project.

The statement quoted the minister as saying that some sites have been detected that will be working on the national card draft and that these sites will be fixed and others are will be alternative in the capital Baghdad.

Ghabban added that it should be focused in the media on the release of issuing mechanism so that the citizen would be aware of all the information related to the process of issuing the card.

He also commended the Iraqi parliament vote on the national card in 10/27/2015 because it will facilitate a lot of things for the success of this project.

The minister added that a delegation by the General Nationality Directorate includes a number of officers and specialists discussed over the past week in Erbil province with the concerned authorities , the reality of public citizenship in Kurdistan Region, and discussed all matters relating to the national card, as that the delegation met a response and was welcomed in the region for this project , where it was agreed on technical and logistical matters on the subject.