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Dr. Barham Saleh, head of the Coalition for Democracy and Justice, revealed his vision to end the cycle of crises in Iraq. He stressed that Iraq urgently needs an internal dialogue to address the structural imbalance inherent in the political process. Stressing that dealing with Iraqi crises in the form of fragmented and out of the general structural context, has proved failure over the past years.
Dr. Barham Saleh said that the military defeat of the terrorist organization “Da’ash” in Iraq, and the repercussions of the referendum in the Kurdistan region and the upcoming parliamentary elections, represent pivotal moments in the contemporary history of Iraq. There is an opportunity to correct the path and launch the country towards prosperity and stability desired.
Dr. Barham Saleh added that Iraq is in dire need of an open internal dialogue to address the structural imbalance inherent in the political process that was formed in the aftermath of 2003, and plunged Iraq into a whirlpool of interrelated and harmonious crises, guaranteed and different in form.
Dr. Barham Salih said that corruption is gnawing at the body of the Iraqi state, and that money is the one that financed the violence and the sustainable crisis, stressing that working to dry the swamp of corruption is necessary to end this cycle and prevent the emergence of terrorism again.
Dr. Barham Saleh pointed out that the initiative launched by Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi to fight corruption at the beginning can be built on a legal and scientific methodology that addresses the corruption inherent in the state system and the management of public money.
He pointed out that the ambiguity in some articles of the Constitution, and the poor application in the light of practical experience, make the review of the Constitution is contained, but through the constitutional mechanisms that the Iraqis have accepted, the Constitution must be the reference in resolving differences.
In this context, Dr. Barham Saleh said that dealing with the Kurdish situation can not be from the position of the victor towards the defeated.
Dr. Barham Salih stressed that the dispute between Baghdad and the Kurdish political leaders should not turn into a punishment against the people, and to ignore the constitutional rights of Kurdistan. The state is called upon to prevent harm to the citizens. The salaries of the employees of the service sectors and the Peshmerga who responded bravely to ” “, And open the door of negotiations between the federal government and the territorial government, and disclosure of financial and oil files, through the federal parliament and the Kurdistan Regional Parliament.
Dr. Barham Saleh said that Iraq needs a comprehensive economic renaissance that leads to the interrelated solutions of its crises, and establishes a culture of competition and economic integration as a substitute for political discord and confrontation.
Dr. Barham Saleh stressed that dealing with the Iraqi crises in the form of a partial and far from the general structural context, proved to fail over the past years, indicating that Iraq has a chance through comprehensive solutions that put things in perspective, explaining that the upcoming elections in Iraq and the Kurdistan region, Be appropriate to compete with the parties in the seriousness of commitment to a comprehensive solution to the spiral of the Iraqi crisis.