Ammar al-Hakim confirms that consultations on the formation of the next government is moving positively

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Arabs today - Ammar al-Hakim confirms that consultations on the formation of the next government is moving positively

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The leader of the wisdom movement Ammar al-Hakim , that consultations on the formation of the next government is moving positively, noting that it will not be an Iranian government or an American, but an Iraqi government.Hakim said during a press conference in Kuwait that “consultations on the formation of the Iraqi government is moving positively,” pointing out that “the Sadrists are a key ally of us not today, but for many years, and we believe that this alliance can be a solid nucleus.”

“We are very keen in the dimensions of Iraq from any regional or international hubs, so Iraq remains for the Iraqis and their right to their friendly with everyone.” He pointed out that “the next government does not think it will be an Iranian or American government, but an Iraqi government formed by an Iraqi decision, Iraq to have a good relationship with its Arab neighbors and Muslims and the international community in general. “

The Iraqis voted on May 12 to elect their representatives to the House of Representatives in the parliamentary elections, where the coalition ranked first place with 54 seats.At the time of the transformation of the headquarters of the leader of the “Sadrist movement” Moqtada al-Sadr , sponsor of the alliance, “Sosron,” which leads the Iraqi elections, to the beehive because of the large number of political delegations that are looking to form the largest parliamentary bloc, Washington continued with Sadr through intermediaries, after a series of sharp positions that Taken by his current against America.

Diaa al-Asadi, a senior aide to Sadr, said the United States had continued with members of the al-Sadr organization.He added that there were no direct talks with the Americans, but mediators were used to open channels with members of the coalition.The Americans “asked about the position of the Sadrist movement when it takes power, whether it will re-exist or invoke the Mehdi Army or re-employ it? Will it attack US forces in Iraq?”

He pointed out that the current “does not intend to have any military force other than the army, police and official security … no return to square one.”State Department spokeswoman Heather Noyert told a news conference that her country would “work with whom the Iraqi people choose and elect” in response to a question on whether Sadr would be considered an appropriate partner in Iraq.“We will work with anyone who decides the Iraqi government and the Iraqi people to be elected to join the government.We have long and good relations with the Iraqi government and we will continue to have a good relationship with them.”

Sadr called on the international community and the United Nations to increase support and support for Iraq “to get out of the tunnel sectarianism and abhorrent boycott,” and to prevent interference in the file of elections, government and regional.“Our vision for the next stage is that the decision is national Iraqi and stems from the popular desire and the necessity of the stage, because the Iraqi people have suffered a lot of corruption and poor services,” Sadr said during a meeting with UN special envoy to Iraq Jan Kubic.

He added: “We stress the importance of increasing the support and support of the international community and the United Nations for the exit of Iraq from the tunnel sectarianism and abhorrent quotas, and to prevent interference in the file of the elections government and regional, and the need to provide support in the humanitarian and service areas liberated areas, especially Mosul and the contribution of international organizations to take Iraq normal In a free and decent life. “

During the meeting, Kubic congratulated the “success of the democratic process in Iraq that took place recently,” declaring “the readiness of the United Nations to provide the assistance needed by Iraq,” according to the German Press Agency.During the meeting, they discussed the latest discussions and discussions on the formation of the next government, and the need to result in understandings and discussions on the formation of a national government to support the process of stability in the country.

This came on the eve of the Iraqi parliament, whose term expires at the end of next month, an extraordinary session to decide on the fate of the results of the parliamentary elections that took place mid-month, after increasing complaints and appeals in a number of provinces,An emergency session to discuss the election failed last Saturday, after it turned into a consultative session due to a lack of quorum.A source close to the presidency of parliament that the meeting, which will be held today, at the request of a number of deputies “will focus on the transparency and integrity of the electoral process.”

The Speaker of the Parliament Salim al-Jubouri, after the end of the last session of the letter to the Electoral Commission to take all the means to ensure confidence in the electoral process, including the procedure of counting and random sorting and referral of criminal cases to the competent authorities in cases of misbehavior and provide political entities with images of the results and ensure conformity Data sent through several funds, and the request of the electoral judiciary to deal with appeals carefully and impartially.

He called for “the follow-up by the Legal Committee to the electoral process and the accompanying problems mentioned by some parties, as well as follow-up in the elections in the province of Kirkuk and Kota Christians.”The Commission has announced the receipt of 1436 complaints in the general and private ballot, and from the outside, including 33 complaints classified as “red” and resulted in the cancellation of the results of 103 stations distributed in the provinces of Anbar, Nineveh, Salahuddin, Baghdad and Erbil.

“If there is a high probability that the quorum will be achieved during the session because of the importance of this meeting for it, and after it became talk about fraud and violations,” MP Shuroq Al-Abaiji told Asharq Al-Awsat. Is clear to everyone. “She explained that “it will not amount to thinking about the re-election, but the intention will go to re-counting and sorting manually until we cut the doubt certainty.”

“There is more than one opinion within the parliament, which will be the outcome of the meeting, there is a view that the parliament approves a formula by re-counting and manual counting, while another trend sees the cancellation of the results of the entire election.”“The expectations are that the meeting will be held with a full quorum, so there is a great possibility that we will come up with an important decision,” she said.The Federal Supreme Court issued an explanation of the constitutional concept of the most numerous parliamentary bloc.A statement of the court said that Article 76 of the Constitution provided that the President of the Republic, the candidate of the parliamentary bloc the most numerous, the formation of the Council of Ministers, within 15 days of the election of the President of the Republic.

The court confirmed that “there is no constitutional impediment to the formation of the list of winning the elections, the ministry if it remains the largest bloc and entered the House of Representatives and became the winners of the deputies and the number of deputies exceeds the rest of the blocks, which then become the most numerous bloc,” but “the will of the constitutional legislator was not destined to grant The electoral list the right to form a government once it won numerically in the elections. “
The statement said that “the Federal Supreme Court has placed an officer on the parliamentary bloc, the most numerous that are formed in the first meeting of the House of Representatives, which is chaired by the oldest member of the oldest, and this bloc officially registered as the most numerous, and this addresses the subject is very important, This status is only for advertising in the media, but it is officially documented in the House of Representatives. “

“There are two important trends in the statement of the Federal Court, namely, that the largest bloc registers itself before the president of the age and not the electorate, and second, that the ministers and those with special grades can not name themselves as members of the House of Representatives in the parliamentary bloc, , Including the Prime Minister, Governors and other executive degree holders, unless they are deemed to be resigning from their posts. “He added that “according to what was before this interpretation, the concept withdraws on the president-elect and not the head of age,” noting that “the largest parliamentary bloc will be decided before the election of the President of the House of Representatives or the President of the Republic, and this in itself an explicit direction to resolve the formation of the government before the beginning Next July. “,15700021,15700124,15700149,15700168,15700173,15700186,15700189,15700191,15700201,15700205&usg=ALkJrhhIDH0cYSfAauHGyBG1o7qu36IduQ

Sadr’s says he will brief the reference on the details of his meetings in Baghdad

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The leader of the Sadrist movement Moqtada al-Sadr said on Thursday that he will brief the religious authority in Najaf on the details of meetings held during the past days with the political blocs in Baghdad.

Sadr, who supports the coalition of “Ssron” received the delegations of the winning blocs in the recent legislative elections in order to form a new federal government.

“After you have completed your advice, I have offered you government, a non-Sunni, Shiite, Arab, Kurdish, national, and non-sectarian government, but a genuine Iraqi government, and to oppose a peaceful and peaceful political construct,” Sadr wrote in a tweet on Twitter.

“He will brief the religious authority, the clans and the classes of the people on the details of the many meetings so that they can have good sayings,” he said.

“And then wait for the honest blocs, with the national tendencies precious to form a strong patriarchal government that gives the people their rights and the punishment of severe punishment.”

Security Iraqi army vows to withdraw from disputed area

The Iraqi army vows to withdraw from a disputed area
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(Reuters) – A federal army force has vowed to withdraw from a Kurdish area in the area of ​​Jalawla, disputed between Baghdad and Erbil, local sources said Wednesday.

Three days ago, an army force entered the village of Tbe Garmu in the area of ​​Jalawla, displacing residents.

“The force has moved into the village three days ago,” Kurdish media quoted sources from the village council as saying. “The force commander has promised to withdraw in the coming days and their presence in the village is only a matter of time.”

“Only two families out of a total of 22 families are still in the village,” the sources said.

It is noteworthy that the Jalawla district of the province of Khanaqin, is one of the disputed areas between the federal government and the Kurdistan Region, has seen waves of displacement of its Kurdish population, with the entry of an organization calling for it.

Kurdish source: The presidency remains for the National Union and infallible one of the candidates


Editorial Date: 2018/5/23 12:23 • 296 times read
[Ayna – follow-up]
revealed a Kurdish source in the presidency that the presidency of the Republic will remain the share of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan.
“The Kurdistan Democratic Party always looks at the Kurdistan region more than Baghdad, but is now in negotiations with the National Union about what it can get in exchange for its consent to stay within the National Union,” the source said.
Asked whether the current president, Fuad Masum, is a candidate for a second term, he said the source said that “the president is infallible and has not yet held discussions on this matter even though there are no prominent candidates now to take over this position.”
In response to a question about the nomination of the President of the Alliance of Democracy and Justice Barham Saleh for the post of President of the Republic, said the Kurdish source within the presidency that “Saleh came out of the National Union and established a party of his own while the position of the share of the National Union within the Kurdish equation.

Mr. Sadr returns to Najaf after intensive consultations in Baghdad to form a government

Release date: 2018/5/23 20:25 • 75 times read
(Baghdad: Al-Furat News) The leader of the Sadrist movement, Mr. Moqtada al-Sadr, returned to Najaf, after visiting Baghdad for several days.
A statement of his office received the agency {Euphrates News} copy of it, that Mr. Muqtada al-Sadr, “returned to Najaf after a series of dialogues and discussions with political parties on the post-election and the formation of the next government.”
He pointed out that Mr. Sadr’s meetings “were intended to translate the popular demands into a living reality in ending the rampant corruption and the beginning of a real government reform process, the first of which is the formation of an independent professional technocrat government that will improve the economy of the country and provide services to citizens.”
He pointed out that “Mr. Sadr’s meetings lasted several days continuous day and night and heard through the programs and visions of the political forces winning in the parliamentary elections to produce satisfactory results for the Iraqi people, who suffered from corruption and abhorrent quotas.”

Abadi discussed with the delegation of the Democratic Kurdistan to accelerate the formation of the next government


Editorial date: 2018/5/23 18:44 • 13 times read
(Baghdad: al-Furat News) Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, the delegation of the Kurdistan Democratic Party headed by Fadel Mirani, the file of the formation of the next government.
A statement to the Prime Minister’s Office received the agency {Euphrates News} a copy of it, “During the meeting discussed the ongoing discussions to form the next government and accelerate it.”
The two sides also exchanged views between the parties and the importance of working to form a strong national government

PUK delegation meets Moqtada al-Sadr in Baghdad

Editorial Date: 2018/5/23 15:08

(Baghdad: al-Furat News) The delegation of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan met with the leader of the Sadrist movement, Moqtada al-Sadr in Baghdad.

A statement from his office received the agency {Euphrates News} a copy of today that “Mr. Moqtada al-Sadr received a delegation of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan in his residence in Baghdad on Wednesday under the chairmanship of Mullah Bakhtiar, the General Authority of the Political Bureau of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan and the accompanying delegation represented by Rizkar Ali member of the Office Political leader Khalid Shawan member of the leadership and Fareed Rawanduzi member of the leadership and Saadoun Fili public relations officer of the Union in Baghdad.

“During the meeting, they discussed the developments of the political process and the understandings on the form of the next government. Mr. Moqtada al-Sadr stressed the basic principles of the government’s parents and the principle of equality between the various sects of the Iraqi people and based on the principle of citizenship.”

“The delegation congratulated the victory of the National Alliance in the 2018 parliamentary elections,” the statement said

Central Bank of Iraq: two banks buy treasury remittances in the amount of 50 billion dinars

Economie Since 2018-05-23 at 12:29

Baghdad Mawazine News

The Central Bank of Iraq announced on Wednesday the purchase of treasury transfers of 50 billion dinars by two banks.

The bank said in a statement received by Mawazine News that it had approved an auction for selling Islamic certificates of deposit for a period of 14 days and 100 billion dinars.

He added that he “cut at a flat rate and at a rate of return of 0.70%,” noting that two banks bought remittances. “Ended 29 / a 43

Kurds resolve their position and declare their “attachment” to the post of “Presidency of Iraq”

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 11: 06 am (375 views)

Follow-up / Sky Press

Talks by Sadr’s leader Moqtada al-Sadr in Baghdad, in parallel with US envoy to Iraq Bert McCorg in Sulaymaniyah with Kurdish parties, focused on resolving the controversy over the post of president of the republic, as the main input to the prime minister’s choice according to the Iraqi constitution.

Al-Sadr met with a Kurdish delegation headed by the Kurdish leader of the Kurdistan Democratic Party, Fadhil Mirani, and another delegation on the movement of the new generation led by Shasawar Abdul Wahid to discuss the Kurdish position of political alliances on the one hand and to resolve the issue of the presidential candidate. McCurgh also consulted with leader of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan Lahore Sheikh Janki and a number of leaders of the Union, the leader of the “Justice” Barham Saleh, and leaders of the «change».

As a first step, it seems that the two main Kurdish parties have agreed on their position and announced their commitment to the post of president of the republic, according to Mirani, and preceded him to that of the leader of the Union Qadir Aziz. But the two parties have yet to agree on who will nominate a candidate for the post, which continued for the previous sessions of the share of the “National Union”, while the party seeks Barzani to take advantage of the achievement of the lead in the seats among the Kurdish parties.

The Iraqi parliament in its first session, which is supposed to be held within 15 days of the ratification of the Federal Court on the election results, the selection of the President of the House of Representatives, and then the President of the Republic within 30 days of the first meeting, and then the President nominates the Prime Minister of the largest bloc in the number The first stage, if the candidate fails to collect parliamentary support, the president will choose another candidate.

Mirani said in statements following the meeting that the president’s position is more important than the speaker of parliament in relation to the Iraqi response. But he added that the position was not given to the Patriotic Union in an eternal form, in reference to the desire of his party to take office, and may nominate a number of leaders, including Hoshyar Zebari and Rose Nuri Shaways and others.

Iraqi parliament decides to hold an extraordinary session on Thursday

– 5/23/2018 2:03:00 AM

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Is scheduled to hold the Iraqi Council of Representatives on Thursday, an extraordinary session to discuss the parliamentary elections that took place on May 12.

The Information Service of the House of Representatives in a statement reported by local media, the Presidency of the House of Representatives decided to hold a special session at the fourth hour of the afternoon on Thursday, May 24.

She pointed out that the convening of the meeting was based on the request made by a number of deputies who throw the focus on the transparency and integrity of the electoral process.

The House of Representatives held a deliberative session last Saturday in the presence of 105 deputies to discuss the elections. The President of the Council, Salim al-Jubouri, announced that the Presidency will direct a book containing the demand for the Electoral Commission to take all means to ensure confidence in the electoral process, including random counting and referral Criminal cases to the competent authorities in cases where mismanagement of the integrity of the electoral process and providing the political entities with an electronic copy a photocopy of the results sent via satellite and verify the process of matching data sent electronically with B The funds are counted through the counting of funds, as well as the request of the electoral judiciary to deal with appeals in a very thorough and impartial manner.