US backs Iraqi Progress on Budget Deal with KRI By Editor on 24th August 2020 in Politics By Ali Mamouri for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News. US backs Iraqi progress on budget deal with Kurdistan Region The Trump administration says it supports Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi's progress so far in working out a budget agreement with the Kurdistan Region. Click here to read the full story. Related posts: KRG "Agrees 2020 Budget Share with Baghdad" Iraqi Prime Minister to visit United States Iraq Cuts Federal Budget from KRG What is the fate of Baghdad-Erbil’s Oil-for-Budget Agreement?