Baghdad News –
The Parliamentary Finance Committee confirmed on Saturday that while some parties are trying to mislead public opinion and cause deliberate confusion in the issue of approving the budget, the House of Representatives was able to accomplish in record time and vote on it.
The committee said in a statement that the budget allocations for the years 2016, 2017 and 2018 did not include the addition of financial grants to families returning from displacement, and this issue was a government decision was not the decision of the Finance Committee or the House of Representatives.
The statement added that ‘the dissemination of some lies about the budget and the paragraphs that have been carefully developed is to use for electoral and political promotion to create confusion and disruption of the budget launch, especially that the people and the Iraqi and all services and economic and foreign transactions of Iraq is pending until the arrival of financial allocations to them.’
The committee called on the political parties and the media to investigate the accuracy of the news, and called on the candidates for the elections to ‘not use the issue of displaced people for the purpose of winning votes by marketing lies because the issue of displaced humanitarian issue is supposed to be outside all the auctions and political calculations, Expression.