“Our main objective is to protect the citizens, protect Iraq, protect the border and prevent infiltration and return of a fugitive across the Syrian border to Iraq,” Abbadi said at a weekly press conference Tuesday. “The cleansing operations are continuing and we succeeded in securing the Syrian side of the border. Especially in the Upper Euphrates, and there is cooperation to secure the rest of the border adjacent to our borders. ”
“We have issued several directives during our visit to the Joint Operations Command regarding the ongoing pursuit of terrorists who are small cells here and there and we are pursuing them and we have not given them any room,” he said. “Calling on the security forces and citizens to” be vigilant against any attempt by terrorists to gather in any area. ”
He also called the winning blocs to “abide by legal frameworks in appeals and objections to the election results, and the Electoral Commission to deal seriously and professionally with them, and must be neutral and be concerned to protect the citizen’s voice.”
“We held several meetings with the leaders of the political blocs and officials in the Iraqi state and met with the leader of the Sadrist movement, Moqtada al-Sadr, and there was a convergence of views regarding the formation of the next government, which must be a strong government and supported and the university and transit of sectarian and ethnic and far from quotas.
He pointed out that “the next government should be a government of technocrats and develop the Iraqi economy and create prosperity and create jobs and provide services to citizens and improve the level of living for Iraqi families and provide employment opportunities for young people and graduates,” noting that “we are open to everyone,
He added that “part of the task of the Prime Minister is the continuation of the work of the state correctly and ensure that the formation of the next government correctly and properly in cooperation with other political blocs, and Iraq is still taking great strides in the return strongly to normal situation due to proper planning drawn by the government in general.”
He pointed out that “the world looks at Iraq today a new look and we have to make the recent elections in support of Iraq to move forward and not to back down,” stressing that “the dispute will contribute to obstruct Iraq’s progress, and the rapid agreement will make Iraq progress quickly,” calling on all political blocs to ” The constitutional schedule for the convening of the House of Representatives and the formation of the government. ”
“We want to abide by the constitutional dates for the convening of the House of Representatives and the formation of the government so that we can agree and follow this direction, and God willing, it will be shorter than the constitutional period that is scheduled and this is our call and we hope to complete this matter. We have great concern about the electoral process and the Council of Ministers discussed the accompanying Problems “.
He explained that “the government can not interfere in the work of the Electoral Commission, except as regards its responsibilities,” calling on the Commission to “transparency and clarity and hand over all blocks winning and non-winning disk information special for each electoral station, as well as copies of all forms of voting,” noting that ” There is no reason to prevent the Electoral Commission from handing over the winning and non-winning blocs information on the election forms, and the delay in delivery increases the appeals and doubts, “pointing out that” there is consensus not to return the abhorrent quotas, and the political process must go in consultation with others, Limited to Strongly without the others h. ”
“We do not want special conditions imposed by a certain bloc, and we all agree on the general national conditions that serve the citizens, and there is no problem in the mismatch of views, but on the contrary, the bulk of it match, and we need a high degree of agreement with the political blocs and there is a call to exclude some because There are other accounts and we are not with this approach because the exclusion is the introduction of an advocate, and we want to accommodate others according to programs. ”
“We do not have a veto on forming the next government, but there must be specifications,” he said, calling for “the application of these specifications, and if these specifications do not apply to a minister or official in a particular position, this must be respected.”