URGENT.. Al- Abadi arrives in Basra from Brussels

BAGHDAD, Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi arrived in Basra this morning coming from the Belgian capital Brussels at the end of meetings of the International Coalition against Daesh.

A source in the Prime Minister's Press Office told NINA that Al-Abadi would be briefed on the events in Basra during the past few days due to the lack of basic services, the problem of unemployment and the high percentage of salts in domestic water.

The source said that Al-Abadi will take a number of measures to strengthen the role of state institutions service, especially to reduce the state of congestion and raise the level of services provided to the people of Basra and solve the problem of salinity of water and find a way out and a radical solution to the problem of unemployment among the people of Basra.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency