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Iraq Officially Rejects Railway Connection with Kuwait: MP

An Iraqi lawmaker revealed on Tuesday that his country has officially rejected a railway connection with Kuwait.

Yousif Kilabi, a member of the parliamentary Committee of Dignity, said in a statement that Iraq has answered to Kuwait and officially refused to construct a railway with the country.

The lawmaker noted that a railway connection between the two countries would have serious implications on the trade movements at the Iraqi ports and al-Harir road.