Sources for the morning: the government filed a lawsuit against Barzani

22/11/2017 12:00 am

Including serious violations on top of the {separatist referendum} and the {oil investment for his own account}

Baghdad / Omar Abdul Latif  Kirkuk / Nahdat Ali

The sources pointed out that the lawsuit will contain three constitutional and legal violations, namely, a referendum on the secession of the region and stay in office despite the end of his mandate and the investment of oil and imports Kirkuk and the provinces of the region for his own account, at a time when the parliamentary committee on the follow-up of the file of deputies participating in the referendum, the separatist that they addressed the judiciary to determine the fate of these deputies legally and constitutionally, while the Council decided Kirkuk, which was held on Tuesday in the absence of Kurds Withdrawal of confidence from Talabani Ribawar President of the Council and the agency.

A member of the Legal Committee in the House of Representatives Ibtisam Hilali in a statement singled out by the “morning”: “The government intends to file a lawsuit against Massoud Barzani, head of the Kurdistan Democratic Party and the Kurdistan region outgoing in the coming days,” indicating that “the list of the case will include violating the Constitution by referendum The separation of the Kurdistan region on the twenty-fifth of last September, despite all the calls of the government to postpone, in addition to stay in office despite the end of his mandate two years ago, and investment of Kirkuk oil money and the region and salaries of staff that were sent there by the government to his own account, “Hilali hinted to That “the Kurdish people are innocent of those actions, but Barzani tried to step the referendum entry into history, and I have entered the enemy to the region.”

For its part, said member of the Committee Hamdiya Husseini: “The government is required to extend its influence in the region, and take all measures to strengthen the federal authority after the failure of the separatist step, which was called by the politicians of the region.”

“The step taken by the separatists to divide Iraq and destabilize its security and stability has ended. The government must take bold steps by holding the instigators in the region accountable and those who want to divide the country and not allow them to repeat that attempt in stages,” al-Husseini said in a statement. Coming “. Legal opinions to it, confirmed the legal expert Tareq war “needs the federal government to enforce the Constitution in the Kurdistan region by his government , ” noting that ” the United States , which said (we want a strong province) means that share the wisdom of all the parties is not unique to the Democratic Party Kurdistan by this. ” “The United States does not consider a party or a person but a whole entity,” he said. “The strong region must abide by the implementation of the constitution, which stipulates that the border ports should be under the control of the federal government, participate in oil issues and reconsider the contracts concluded with the government. Territory contrary to the Constitution “. “The government wanted to have the names of these employees in addition to the Peshmerga and Asayish, their names and ranks, the number of officers, their rank and rank,” he said, adding that ” Demanding that the question of good faith by the provincial government towards its federal counterpart exists during the next phase, which began with the support of the province to the decision of the Federal Court to cancel the results of the referendum and the effects that ensued, noting that “the provincial government must be satisfied with the damage inflicted on the Kurdish people It opens its doors to the government to audit the payroll and border management and air ports. ” In turn, a member of the mini legal committee to decide the deputies who participated in the referendum sincere frankness, the Commission sent a new request to the Federal Court to decide the fate of deputies after the decision to cancel the referendum and the consequences of it. “The committee sent a new request to the Federal Court again to decide on their matter and whether the payment is made towards the termination of their membership or canceled,” Al-Labban said in remarks followed by Al-Sabah. The penalty to cancel the referendum, “pointing out that” things are resolved correctly through the use of dialogues within the roof of the Constitution. ” The Kurdistan Regional Government to that, the President of the Kurdistan Regional Government, Nigirvan Barzani, that all the Kurdish parties against the division of the Kurdistan region for two administrations, while he indicated that he will visit Baghdad as a delegation representing the provincial government. Barzani said in an interview with a number of media in Sulaymaniyah on Tuesday: “We discussed with the political parties the subject of the formation of the interim government and the elections,” noting that “all parties against the division of Kurdistan to two departments,” adding, “We are in a difficult financial situation and we need the support of all parties “He added:” We will visit Baghdad as a delegation representing the Kurdistan Regional Government, “pointing out that” no party may deal with any entity independently ” . Barzani and his deputy Qabad Talabani on Tuesday held a series of closed meetings with the political bodies of the Movement for Change and the Islamic Group and the Islamic Union and the National Union in the city of Sulaymaniyah to discuss finding a way out of the crisis in the region and unite the Kurdish ranks in preparation for negotiations with Baghdad. The decision of the Federal Supreme Court on the other hand, rolled political and legal reactions in support of the decision of the Federal Supreme Court unconstitutional referendum of September 25 separatist, said the President of the Movement for Change Kurdish Sarwa Abdel Wahid in a statement received by “morning”: “The Federal Court canceled the results of the referendum and its decision is binding” “The question is: do those who have stressed that they can not afford Baghdad to tickle people’s feelings in another way after their failure in the referendum, and are they forced to bear Baghdad or are they waiting for another chance?” She said, referring to Massoud Barzani. : “I did not go to the referendum because I am Net confident of this outcome “, and confirmed that it” wishes not find (any advocates of separation) , another door to cross through it and try to tickle everyone ‘s feelings and return the former to talk as if they were angels we demons. ” For its part, called on the MP from the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, Rkkin Abdullah Baghdad and Arbil to speed up the negotiation and cancellation of the procedures resulting from the referendum of the region.


Meetings between the parties in Kurdistan in preparation for dialogue with Baghdad

Wednesday 22 November 2017


According to a news report that the political parties in the Kurdistan region of northern Iraq holds meetings, aimed at reaching

To an agreement among themselves before the dialogue with Baghdad.

The source said that a delegation from the Kurdistan Regional Government headed by Nechirvan Barzani met with the leadership of the Kurdish Movement for Change, indicating that the meeting aims to find an agreement between the Kurdish political parties before conducting dialogue with Baghdad.

The source said the meeting also aims to set a date for holding parliamentary elections in the region.

The Kurdistan region is in crisis

Political and financial sharp on the back of problems with Baghdad after the Kurdistan region, a referendum for independence from Baghdad in September last; which prompted the Iraqi government to impose a series of measures against the region.

World Bank: Iraq provides business environment indicators


An annual World Bank annual forecast of Iraq’s business environment next year showed progress in business environment indicators for most sectors, despite Iraq’s slightly lower tax collection.
Advisor to the Prime Minister of Finance believes that the change conducted by the World Bank on the methodology of assessment and mechanisms in the tax sector, is what Iraq and most Arab countries to this decline.
The ranking of Iraq in the ease of doing business according to the report to the rank of 168 compared with the rank of 165, which filled according to a report last year.
The World Bank confirmed in its annual report that Iraq was able during the two years
2016 2017 Implementing fundamental changes in the domestic regulatory framework in two main areas, starting a business and obtaining credit, noting that starting a business is easier in Iraq by combining multiple registration procedures and shortening the time required to register companies.
Business owners no longer have to register their companies independently with the General Authority for Taxes, while the time required for registration of companies has been reduced due to increased resources available in registration departments and improvement of the electronic registration system.


Under the pressure of the religious institution … Iraqi-Iranian-American agreement to turn the page of al-Maliki forever


  A source in the ruling National Alliance in Iraq, the existence of a political agreement, "three-dimensional" between Iraq and Iran and the United States to put the prime minister's page [...]


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A source in the ruling National Alliance in Iraq, the existence of a political agreement, “three-dimensional” between Iraq and Iran and the United States to eliminate the page of former Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki forever.

The source told Asrar Media that the religious establishment, whose guidelines were the main reason for preserving Iraq’s unity and expelling an organized organization, rejected categorically and unequivocally the return of certain figures who led the political scene, which led to the entry of the terrorist organization into Iraq and the subsequent devastating legacy of the country and the east. The whole Middle East.

The source added that the insistence of the religious establishment on the removal of faces that did not bring good to the country, as he put it, forced the forces of global, regional and local agreement to oust former Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki and political figures associated with his ruling from the political scene in full.

The source said that the Islamic Dawa Party will announce the official abandonment of the Secretary-General this year, and the selection of a new Secretary-General to refrain from the repercussions of the stage of Mr. Maliki.

On the other hand, identical sources in the Islamic Republic of Iran and the United States of America confirmed that the two nations can not overcome the religious establishment in Iraq after the defeat of the “call”, and there is an attempt by both countries to reach a special “joint” agreement to preserve their interests in Iraq without cross-interests Iraq and its religious establishment.

A large electoral alliance looms in the horizon, including the current prime minister, who is victorious by Haidar al-Abadi and his main supporter, the leader of the ruling National Alliance, Ammar al-Hakim, and the leader of Sadr’s movement Moqtada al-Sadr.

The leader of the Sadrist movement Moqtada al-Sadr, on Monday, his support for the candidacy of Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Abadi for a second term.

“Abadi should give four more years to complete what he started,” Sadr said in a televised interview. “He supports Abadi’s candidacy for a second term, not a third.”

Sadr said that “Abadi soon declare his independence [from partisan work],” noting that “the difference between the previous and current governments as the difference between the earth and the sky.”



Statement of the IMF mission to Iraq


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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Tuesday that the Iraqi authorities and IMF experts continued discussions in the Jordanian capital of Amman from November 17 to 21, 2017 on the third revision of the 36-month credit agreement with Iraq.

At the conclusion of the mission, Mr. Christian Goose, head of the IMF mission to Iraq, made the following statement: “The Iraqi authorities and the IMF team of experts continued discussions on the third review of the credit readiness agreement and made good progress towards reaching agreement on the 2018 budget bill in line with the Standby Agreement Credit “.

“During the period of discussions, the mission team met with Dr. Ali Mohsen Ismail al-Alaq Acting Governor of the Central Bank of Iraq, Dr. Maher Johan, Undersecretary of the Minister of Finance, Dr. Qassim Attiyah, Undersecretary of Planning, Dr. Mazher Saleh, Financial Advisor to the Prime Minister, And the officials of the Ministry of Finance and the Central Bank of Iraq and the Ministry of Oil The mission team would like to thank the Iraqi authorities for their cooperation and open and fruitful discussions with them.

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) had agreed to hold the Credit Readiness Agreement on July 7, 2016. The second review was completed on 1 August 2017. 15


Al-Abbadi’s office defines the conditions of dialogue with the region


Editorial Date: 2017/11/21 23:00 • 320 times read
(Baghdad: Al-Furat News) The spokesman for the Office of Prime Minister Saad al-Hadithi, that the imposition of the federal authority on the ports and oil wealth is a prelude to a positive dialogue could result in a political dialogue
The modern told the {Euphrates News} today that “the judicial ruling issued by the Federal Court resolved the controversy that took place during the previous period on the legality of the referendum,” noting that “the referendum and all that resulted from it is now null under the resolution.”
He added that “today we are waiting on the desire of the territorial government to conduct dialogue under the roof of the Constitution, and therefore this constitutes a base through which to abide by these decisions and the unity of Iraq to discuss the possibility of resolving outstanding differences between Baghdad and Erbil.”
Al-Hadithi pointed out that “dialogue is linked to respect for the Constitution and its outputs and respect the decisions of the Federal Court in addition to the existence of field steps on the ground related to joint work in the field of security and oil; to impose the federal authority on the two files,” stressing that “it is a prelude to confidence-building again to promote positive dialogue can give birth Political dialogue “.
The Federal Court, issued on Monday, ruled unconstitutionality of the referendum on the Kurdistan region, which took place on the 25 of last September.
“The Federal Court issued today a ruling unconstitutional referendum on September 25, 2017 in the Kurdistan region and other areas outside,” the spokesman of the court Ayas al-Samuk said in a press statement.
“This also includes canceling all the effects and consequences of the referendum,” Samok said

Abadi: We ended a military call and we will celebrate the day of his defeat soon Dr. Osama Mahdi


Osama Mahdi : Haider Abadi announced the elimination of a military organization in Iraq, stressing that the final defeat on his territory will be within days, noting that the Iraqis helped the Syrians to eliminate the organization.

He stressed that he will enter another battle, but against corruption, calling on the corrupt to hand over the money they stole or spend the rest of their lives in prisons and demanded the Kurdistan government a clear commitment by virtue of the Federal Court to cancel the referendum on secession and its consequences.

Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi said at a press conference in Baghdad after the weekly meeting of his government and his successor, “Elaf” that the killer is urging on the ground are the Iraqis in the absence of any other forces, but acknowledged the presence of foreign military advisers, but non-combatants, and noted that the Iraqis credit for helping the Syrians on Eliminate the prodding.

He stressed the elimination of a military preacher in Iraq and the end of his project in the establishment of his deviant state to distort Islam, noting that the forces of his country will complete the final cleansing of Daash in the desert of western Anbar to be eliminated in the country.

He added that he was currently chasing the West Island to prevent the organization from forming any terrorist cells and preventing it from carrying out any terrorist operations in the country’s cities.

“We will soon celebrate the final defeat of Da’ash in Iraq,” he said.

He warned that the continuation of political differences opens the way for the organization to carry out its terrorist operations. More than 100 citizens were killed and injured today in the disputed northern city of Tuzhermatu between Baghdad and Arbil.

Earlier in the day, the joint operations command uncovered uninhabited areas in Iraq so far.

A source in the command said in a press statement that the areas still need to be cleared are Salahaddin Island, Anbar Island and the island of Mosul or Nineveh to reach the border from the port of Alwaleed border to the port of Rabia Syrians, or about 667 km.

Elections are on time

Abadi stressed that the general elections in the country will be held on time, according to the constitution in mid-May next year, and pointed to the importance of returning all the displaced to their areas of residence to be able to participate.

He pointed out that the timetable for the return of the displaced will be followed by the return of the situation to normal in the liberated areas, calling on all citizens to receive their election cards, stressing that the elections on time rejected any extension of the government or parliament.

Abadi’s assertion was in response to Sunni calls to postpone the elections until all the displaced people returned to their areas, especially in the Sunni western provinces.

Earlier in the day, the Independent High Electoral Commission invited all voters to receive their electoral cards in the provinces of Baghdad, Wasit, Diyala and Salahuddin.

“The Commission calls on all voters, political and social actors and civil society organizations to cooperate with the Commission and expedite the receipt of electronic voter card, which began to be distributed in the provinces of Baghdad, Wasit, Diyala and Salahuddin as of Tuesday.”

He added that “electronic voter cards are the basis of active participation in the upcoming elections He stressed that” the receipt of electronic cards for voters who have already reviewed the biometric registration centers (biometric) to take their finger prints with their 10 personal image, pointing out that ” The distribution of electronic cards to voters in the provinces of the Euphrates Middle, which was announced to begin distribution last month, the provinces (Diwaniya, Babel, Najaf, Karbala) and work continues in this direction.

The cancellation of the Federal Court for the referendum of the separatist Kurds

Abadi praised the decision of the Federal Court to cancel the Kurdish referendum on secession and its results and called on the provincial government to make a clear commitment to this provision.

He called on the Kurdish authorities to stop inciting the Iraqi forces and not to resort to mobilization and fighting .. He stressed the need to abide by the laws and cooperate with the federal authorities to extend its authority on all territory as it was in 2003 and on the international border also, and noted that he is keen on the Kurdish authorities on Kurdish citizens, That his government will pay the salaries of employees of the region after the audit because the irregularities indicate the receipt of a section of them for more than a salary.

The Federal Supreme Court of Iraq has opened on Saturday unconstitutional referendum organized by the Kurdistan authorities on September 25, confirming that this means the abolition and consequences.

The next war will be against corruption

The Iraqi prime minister stressed that the next war in his country will be against corruption, calling the corrupt either to hand over the money they seized to the authorities or spend the rest of their lives in prisons.

He stressed that the authorities will chase the corrupt by unprecedented measures will surprise everyone.

“I warn the corrupt that they should not play with fire after they have made a wooing entry into Iraq,” he said.

He called on citizens, especially young people and civil society organizations to support the state in this war through accurate and accurate information about corruption, stressing that we will win over corruption as we have won on the call.

“I promise the Iraqis to fight for corruption, and we have won the victory,” he said.

Criminalization of the popular crowd

Abadi rejected attempts by the US Congress to criminalize factions in the crowd, saying: “We will not allow the criminalization of whoever fights a terrorist organization.”

He said the move was wrong and wrong, rejecting the criminalization of a staunch killer, and noted that his government was following up with Congress and the US authorities through the Iraqi Foreign Ministry, which he said was believed to be part of the conflict between US politicians. He called on Congress not to proceed with the measure.

The US Congress has called the Iranian-backed Najiba Shiite militia a terrorist organization, calling for a 90-day ban.

Run for election

In response to a question on what the leader of the Sadrist movement Moqtada al-Sadr said yesterday that the prime minister will run the next election in an independent list and that he supports him for a second term, Abadi said the words of al-Sadr, but pointed out that despite his party affiliation, but independent in his political work.

He stressed that he can not abandon his affiliations, stressing his commitment to his sect and belonging to the Islamic Dawa Party, but stressed that all this is not reflected in his political work, pointing out that the politician should be a factor for the whole people, regardless of his sectarian, national or political affiliation.

In conclusion, Abadi called on the parties and forces that will participate in the elections to national electoral lists on national grounds and called on citizens not to cast their votes on the basis of belonging, but to the extent of loyalty to the country.

Al-Sadr confirmed yesterday his support for the continuation of Abbadi for a second term in office.

Sadr’s stance came amid reports that the two men could run for the next general election on May 15, 2018 in a single coalition.