Parliament sets the Great Hall of the Council as a place for its first session next Sunday

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Parliament sets the Great Hall of the Council as a place for its first session next Sunday

{Politics: Al Furat News} The Media Department of the House of Representatives has decided the Great Hall of the House as a venue for its first session next Sunday. 

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In a statement, Al-Furat News received a copy of it, representatives of the Iraqi, Arab and foreign media, to: “covering the first session of the fifth electoral cycle, which will be held in the Great Hall of the House of Representatives on Sunday, 9/1/2022.”

She also indicated that “media representatives wishing to attend communicate with the Department of Media Relations and Activities, and send the three names for the purpose of completing the authorization to enter the council building, and the need to bring personal documents and proof of affiliation to the media institutions working in them on the day of the session.”

The department pointed out that “the last date for receiving the names will be the end of the official working day on Friday 7/1/2022 at five o’clock in the evening.


A source for Al-Furat News: The Council of Ministers will hold an emergency session headed by Al-Kazemi tomorrow in Najaf

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A source for Al-Furat News: The Council of Ministers will hold an emergency session headed by Al-Kazemi tomorrow in Najaf

{Local: Al-Furat News} An informed source revealed that the Council of Ministers will hold an emergency session headed by Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi, the Council in Najaf Governorate, tomorrow, Wednesday. 

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The source told Al-Furat News that: “Najaf is now preparing to receive the prime minister and a number of ministers, to hold an emergency session tomorrow at the Palace of the Capital of Culture.” 

He added, “Against this background, the governorate is witnessing an intense security alert, and the Old City is closed to vehicle traffic.”

“Confirmation of the Agreement” .. What happened in the meeting of Al-Sadr and Al-Halbousi?

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Shafaq News/ An informed political source revealed, on Tuesday, the most important topics discussed by the head of the “Progress” alliance, Muhammad al-Halbousi, with the leader of the Sadrist movement, Muqtada al-Sadr, at the latter’s residence in Al-Hanana in Najaf.

The source told Shafaq News Agency, “Al-Halbousi arrived earlier today at the head of a delegation to Al-Sadr’s residence in Al-Hanana in Najaf Governorate, with the aim of strengthening the relationship between the two parties and confirming the agreement between them to enter into a strategic alliance in line with the initial understandings that defined the general lines of agreement between the progress and the thoracic mass.

And he indicated that “Al-Halbousi supports Al-Sadr in addressing the upcoming political scene and managing the country’s affairs through the largest bloc and the majority government, while the latter supports Al-Halbousi’s assumption of the presidency of the parliament again within the framework of the agreement by adopting a national legislative program based on legislating laws that achieve the public interest without partisan interest and upgrading the political reality away from The quota controls that were in place.

The source pointed out that “Al-Sadr, who appears to be within the Kurdish and Sunni support in his quest to form the next government, in turn provided guarantees to the parties allied with him to proceed with the majority government and achieve the legitimate demands that concern the citizen throughout the country.”

And he added, “According to the information, Al-Halbousi will be the guarantor of the Kurds by the commitment of the next Sadrist government to resolving the outstanding issues between Baghdad and Erbil in a manner that achieves the common interests of the two peoples.”

The source added that “the coming days, that is, before the new parliament session, will reveal all the papers on the largest bloc, whether by the Sadrist bloc or the coordination framework, as well as revealing strategic alliances with partners.”

Al-Halbousi had arrived at Al-Hanana, Sadr’s residence in Najaf, and held a meeting with the latter that lasted for several hours. No comment or statement was issued from the two sides following the meeting.

It is noteworthy that Al-Halbousi had made strategic understandings with the leader of the “Azm” alliance, Khamis al-Khanjar, during a tour of the two Sunni leaders in some Gulf countries.

Disclosure of the date for the start of negotiations for the position of the President of the Republic


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a leader in the Kurdistan Democratic Party, Mohsen al-Saadoun, revealed today, Monday, the date for the start of Kurdish-Kurdish negotiations over the presidency.
Al-Saadoun said, “The Kurdish parties agreed to go to the capital, Baghdad, with a unified and joint delegation, agreeing on their entitlements to participate in the negotiations taking place on forming the next government.”
And he indicated that “the negotiations between the two main parties in the region on the personality of the Presidency of the Republic will start as of this week because of the holiday during the past days, and so far the talks and understandings are dependent on the demands and the three presidencies on the consensus that will occur between the other blocs.”

The Sadrist Movement: We discussed with the leader Barzani and put the points on the letters

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Shafaq News/ The Sadrist movement disclosed, on Tuesday, the details of its talks with Kurdish leader Massoud Barzani, during the meeting he held in Erbil.

The Sadrist movement said in a statement received by Shafaq News Agency, “The head of the Sadrist negotiating delegation, Hassan al-Adhari, met with Kurdish leader Massoud Barzani during an official visit to the Kurdistan Region. ?

The statement quoted Al-Adhari as stressing “the necessity of forming a national majority government with the participation of the winning parliamentary blocs, as well as creating a strong opposition under the dome of Parliament.” 

The statement pointed out that “the meeting took place in a positive and optimistic atmosphere, as well as the two parties’ stress on the importance of putting points on letters and striving to save the homeland.”

And earlier today, Tuesday, the Kurdistan Democratic Party, the largest party in the Kurdistan Region, mortgaged its position on forming the new federal government with the outcomes of the talks between the two political poles of the Shiite forces in Iraq represented by the Sadrist movement, and the coordination framework.

“So far, we do not support any party, whether the Sadrist movement or the coordination framework,” party spokesman Mahmoud Muhammad said in a press conference held today after a meeting with the Sadrist movement’s delegation.

He added, “The Sadrist movement supports the formation of a national majority government, and the framework is with a political majority, and we are waiting during these two days to where the results of their talks will reach.”

Regarding the meeting to be held between the two main parties in the Kurdistan Democratic Region and the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, Muhammad said: We have a common vision with the Patriotic Union and a common project, but we need to update relations to find a Kurdish working paper to discuss with the Sunni and Shiite parties in Baghdad.

On the positions, the KDP spokesman said that the issue of distributing them between the two parties is not within the powers of the committee that will meet tomorrow, but rather within the authority of the two political offices, and they will decide these positions, including the position of the President of the Republic.

Al-Halbousi arrives at “Al-Hanana” to meet Al-Sadr

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Shafaq News/ The head of the “Progress” coalition, Muhammad al-Halbousi, arrived on Tuesday to the “Al-Hanana” area in the city of Najaf, the residence of the leader of the Sadrist movement, Muqtada al-Sadr.

An informed source told Shafaq News Agency, that Al-Halbousi’s visit aims to meet with Al-Sadr to complete discussions on forming the largest bloc and the new federal government.

Since the approval of the Federal Supreme Court – the highest judicial authority in Iraq – on the results of the early elections that took place in October of the year 2021, the political forces in the country, including Shiites, Kurds, and Sunnis, have embarked on talks to form the federal government through meetings they gathered in Baghdad, Najaf and Erbil. .

The leader of the Sadrist movement, Muqtada al-Sadr, whose bloc won the highest seats in the recent elections, wants to form a national majority government, while the coordination framework that includes Shiite political forces rejecting the election results rejects the formation of a consensus government similar to previous governments formed after 2003.

The Kurdish and Sunni political forces refuse to support the position of one of the Shiite poles represented by the Sadrist movement, and the coordination framework at the expense of the other, and demand the necessity of agreement between them to proceed in forming the new federal government.

Massoud Barzani and the Sadrist movement are discussing the formation of the government and the start of a new phase of the political process

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Shafaq News/ Kurdish leader Massoud Barzani met today, Tuesday, in Salah al-Din, a high-level delegation from the Sadrist movement headed by Hassan al-Adhari.

According to a statement issued by the office of leader Barzani, the meeting shed light on the political process in Iraq, the results of the elections and the steps taken towards holding the first session of the Iraqi Council of Representatives, and the formation of the new federal government.

The statement added that, during the same meeting, it was emphasized to continue efforts to start a new phase of the political process, overcome challenges, respond to the desires and will of citizens, and solve problems between the Kurdistan Region and Baghdad within the framework of correcting the course of the political process and taking into account the demands of all Iraqi components.

The head of the Sadrist bloc, Hassan al-Adari, headed a high-ranking delegation, yesterday, Monday, to the city of Erbil, the capital of the Kurdistan Region, to discuss the formation of the government.