Shafaq News/ A source in the coordination framework revealed, on Thursday, details of an initiative that the framework intends to present to the Sadrist movement, whose leader earlier today set a period of forty days on what is known as the blocking third consisting of the coordination framework and allied deputies, to form a government independent of thoracic mass
Al-Sadr’s position came after the Iraqi parliament failed for the third time in a row to hold a session to elect a new president for the country due to the intensification of the dispute between the Triple Alliance (the Sadrist bloc, the Kurdistan Democratic Party, the Alliance of Sovereignty), and the coordinating framework that includes Shiite political forces.
The source told Shafak News Agency, that the initiative includes the principle of the extended majority, as it includes choosing a prime minister with one title (the framework and the current), that is, the candidate of the parliamentary bloc is the most numerous, and that they have the role of (the framework and the current) in bringing the two sides closer to choosing a presidential candidate. Republic”.
He added that “the initiative also includes the non-participation of the coordinating framework in the executive authority, taking into account its assessments regarding the ministerial cabinet, where the Shiites’ share of the ministries (12 ministries), giving up all of them to the Sadrist movement.”
With regard to the 12 parliamentary committees, its leadership and representation is for the coordination framework and its allies, so that it can take the role of the opposition and monitor the government.
This comes after the leader of the Sadrist movement, Muqtada al-Sadr, announced this evening, Thursday, that he and the Sadrist bloc withdrew from the negotiations to elect the president of the republic and form the expected government, and made way for the coordination framework to negotiate with the political forces in this regard.
Al-Sadr said in a tweet on Twitter, which was followed by Shafak News Agency, “It is a blessing that God has bestowed upon me that enabled me to be the largest winning bloc in the elections, but rather an unprecedented victory, then we made the largest Shiite bloc or alliance, then who should be the first to He succeeds in forming the largest national bloc (Save the Homeland) and nominating a prime minister acceptable to all, and I will not dispense with that, praise be to God, Lord of the Worlds.
And he added, “These alliances bothered a lot, so they obstructed and are still obstructing, and in order for Iraq not to remain without a government, and the security, economic, service and other conditions deteriorate, here I am giving (the blocking third) an opportunity to negotiate with all the blocs without exception to form a national majority government, without the Sadrist bloc, From the first day of the month of Ramadan to the ninth of the holy month of Shawwal.
The election of the President of the Republic requires a quorum in which the presence of representatives constitutes two-thirds of their number, that is, more than 220 deputies out of 329, which was not achieved due to the boycott of the coordination framework that represents prominent Shiite parties, such as the State of Law bloc and the Al-Fateh Alliance, the umbrella under which the loyalist popular mobilization factions fall under. for Iran.