Mr. Ammar al-Hakim announces a road map to resolve the crisis of electoral violations and challenge the results (expanded)

Release Date: 2018/6/16 8:57

(Baghdad: Al-Furat News) The head of the National Alliance, Mr. Ammar al-Hakim, announced a road map to resolve the crisis of violations in the electoral process and challenge their results.

Mr. Ammar al-Hakim said in his speech Eid al-Fitr sermon “the parliamentary elections took place on time and such an obligation of the Iraqi people and his government and parliament and political forces.”

“The low participation rate and the nature of the winners expressed the message of democratic anger, which was sent by our people clearly, whether from the boycotter of the elections or those who participated and voted for the new faces, everyone expressed his anger and resentment of the existing political reality. Trust between the street and the political class. ”

Mr. Ammar al-Hakim added that “the meaning of democracy is to express the opinion of the people, who may support political parties in an electoral cycle and support others in a later session. The candidate should not lose this confidence as much as he is responsible for keeping it by committing to his promises and slogans. Frustration and refraction as much as a review of himself and his political entity and behavior and deal with people and correct his mistakes and prepare to present himself in a satisfactory manner in the next session.

“We have to unite together and preserve our country and see you the pros and invest the victories and look to the future and we stand at our responsibility to build the nation on a sound and convincing basis for our people and our public.”

He noted that “the electoral process has been marred by many appeals, problems and accusations. Politicians have been divided between supporters of the electoral process and their results, and a skeptic is asking for a serious pause and comprehensive review until some people demand the cancellation of the elections.”

“The House of Representatives met with an extraordinary session open to some of its members (most of them who did not win the elections),” said Ammar al-Hakim. He also made a third amendment to the electoral law. The crisis contributed to the complexity. ”

He pointed out that “the judicial institution has also been involved in the electoral process and removed it from its supervisory role to an executive role, which risks jeopardizing its independence and who will resort if the government becomes an adversary and party to the current conflict?”

He warned the president of the National Alliance “that this step may be lost on us the confidence of the people and political forces in the judicial institution and shake credibility without regaining confidence in the electoral process, the loss will be doubled,” calling “everyone to realize that there is no sense to win and electoral loss in the event of loss of the country and the collapse of the political system and go To the constitutional vacuum and enter the dark tunnel, and we all bear the winners and the winners of the responsibility to protect democracy and the country in these sensitive circumstances. ”

“There are those who try to hang democracy with a rope of forgery at times, and political fires and electricity demand at other times !!”

“To get out of the current crisis, I call on the Federal Court to consider quickly the sound legal challenges presented to it on the third amendment to the electoral law and to issue its verdict in order to restore things to their normal legal contexts,” said Mr. Hakim.

He added, “so that the judiciary can audit more than {1800} appeal submitted to them and to order the verification and matching of not less than 10% of the votes within the funds contested across the country and if it is proved that the difference between the declared results and the paper reconciliation exceeds 25% And the right to choose is no less important than the honor of defending the land and the supply and confronting the enemies. ”

He called on “the judiciary to review the appeals submitted to some of the conditional voting funds and voting abroad and the movement of population and the abolition of these funds to the assessment of proven rigor, and the judiciary is the task of prosecuting all persons and political forces and government officials who prove their involvement in counterfeiting and manipulation of electronic counting and counting and restore confidence in the process Election “.

Mr. Ammar al-Hakim explained that “these three steps, namely, the abolition of the legal amendment by the Federal Court, the matching of 10% of the votes by activating the appeals from the judiciary, and the accountability of those who are incompetent and involved in targeting the integrity of the elections, The winners and the general public of the credibility of the electoral process and its results and move forward towards the convening of the Council of Representatives and the formation of the government within the constitutional ceiling approved.

He stressed that “political negotiation and the formation of the government can not take place in the atmosphere of mistrust or political revenge or the tendency to achieve personal gains and partisan, national and sectarian, but is in the atmosphere of mutual trust and political understanding and to give priority to the public interest on other interests.”

He pointed out that “there have been many meetings and consultations between the political parties concerned with the formation of the government during the last period, and I think that everyone has taken enough time to express his views and views on the political scene of the general, and everyone is well aware of the suffering of Iraq and its people, Accompanied the formation of the political process since 2003, there is no crisis diagnosis, as much as a crisis of will and treatment.

“Everyone is hearing and watching daily the suffering and suffering of our people in electricity, water, medicine, youth unemployment, lack of job opportunities and a decent life. They also know the excesses of others towards the sovereignty, security and stability of Iraq,” he said.

“I do not want to be pessimistic in front of my people and my people, but I have a heart and a heartache in what is going on in the country from the atrophy and political weakness towards the rational solution and wisdom required in most of our domestic and international issues,” he said.

“We still believe that the national majority represents a realistic and acceptable solution to some of the problems of the political system and it is wrong to return to the old equation and expect to get better results.” The sectarian and nationalist alignments can not produce a national government that meets the aspirations of our people. .

“We also have to choose a ministerial cabin of specialized technocrats (independent or political) capable of meeting the needs of citizens and pushing the country forward and progressing,” he said.

He stressed that “in the light of a national majority, it is possible to form a majority bloc and institutionalize it and to develop [leadership], political, and general bodies within the majority bloc, which will be able to strengthen the partnership in the decision between the participating forces in the government, study the challenges and agree on clear solutions and solutions to address problems and crises. Internal and external support of the government in the reform of the economy and the provision of services and the fight against corruption and strengthen security and reconstruction of cities and the return of displaced people and provide housing and employment and other basic functions.

“You are the future and the support of this wounded country. Do not limit yourself to diligence, perseverance and excellence in all areas of life. We are well aware of the suffering you face as you grow up in the spring of your life,” said Ammar al-Hakim. “He said.

He said: “I promise God that I will be your help and support, as long as you help and support your country and your people, and will not shorten your dreams and achieve a dignified life worthy of you with his permission,” warning them “to rely on the war of distortion and rumors that continue to disrupt our society and its noble and noble values , The seriousness of distortion and falsification of facts is no less serious than methods of killing and booby-trapped, both terrorism and multiple methods.

Mr. Ammar al-Hakim also addressed the “organizations and the masses of the national wisdom stream in all of our beloved country, you are the bond, the family and the clan, and you will remain the pillar and adopted after God in the service of our people and support our project in defending the oppressed and their rights and reaching that day, And the link between the States, you have always been a role model in loyalty and loyalty in the face of difficulties and challenges, and you are better than representing your people and your stream, and you will stay with his permission Almighty.

He added: “We have started a new phase of comprehensive review of our internal situation on the basis of” review and retreat “and authorized the political and executive offices in the stream of national wisdom to make the necessary adjustments towards further development and preparation for the next phase, commensurate with your real position in taking opportunities and promote this country, A lot of tasks, and the future you with his permission Almighty. ”

He called on the leader of the National Wisdom Movement, “Everyone to cooperate and show assistance in the completion of this process of corrective and developmental Tarih as you always, and not to stand on the small things, and the courage and altruism and the tendency to self, the self to the emirate of evil, but the mercy of my Lord.”

He concluded his speech by saying “protect God Iraq and its people and youth and the preservation of our great references and the mercy of our martyrs righteous, especially martyrs Sadr and ambassador of the reference and martyr Muharab and Aziz Iraq.”

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