90% of MPs are against dissolving parliament

90% of MPs are against dissolving parliament

Baghdad / Obelisk: The leader in the coordination framework, Turki Jadaan Al-Atabi, confirmed, on Sunday, August 21, 2022, that 90 percent of the members of the House of Representatives are against any path to dissolving the parliament.

Al-Otbi said in a statement that the obelisk followed, that “there are facts in the Iraqi political scene that public opinion must realize that any changes in the state administration cannot proceed without a national consensus between the sects and components, and the constitution defines the mechanisms for these changes.”

He added, “Dissolving Parliament is not an easy decision, because without a road map for the next stage, it will lead us to dangerous slides in Iraq, stressing that through our direct reading with the deputies indicates that 90% of them are against any path to solve it at the present time.”

He pointed out that “most forces realize that dissolving parliament and holding early elections must be preceded by the formation of a new government.”

Regarding the next stage, Al-Atabi explained that “there must be a national consensus for the next stage in terms of changing the election law and the commission, because part of the problems that are happening now came because of the results of the recent elections and the negative indicators that we identified in advance.”

90 بالمئة من اعضاء النواب ضد حل البرلمان


The situation of Iraq on the table of the Egyptian “El Alamein” summit

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 2022-08-21 15:27A-AA+

Shafaq News / The city of El Alamein, west of the Egyptian governorate of Alexandria, will host tomorrow, Monday, a mini-Arab-Egyptian summit, in the presence of leaders of 5 countries: Iraq, the UAE, Bahrain, Jordan and Egypt.

This summit comes at the invitation of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, within the framework of continuous coordination and consultation between these countries, to serve joint Arab action and push Arab relations to an advanced level, to face various current international and regional challenges.

Shafaq News Agency has learned that the Iraqi Prime Minister, Mustafa Al-Kazemi, will be in Egypt in the coming hours to participate in the summit, which will discuss security and intelligence files, in addition to economic and political files, and the situation in the region in general.

The President of the United Arab Emirates, Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, arrived earlier today in the Egyptian city of El Alamein, and the official Jordanian TV confirmed the participation of King Abdullah II in the summit.

Last March, the Jordanian capital, Amman, hosted a four-way summit in which the leaders of the UAE, Jordan, Egypt and Iraq participated.

The El Alamein summit will witness the discussion of a number of regional issues, on top of which are “the Palestinian issue, the situations in Iraq, Libya and Yemen, and the need to reach a political solution in Syria, as well as the continuation of the Renaissance Dam crisis,” according to the Arabic “Sky News”.

A member of the Egyptian Council for Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Rakha Hassan, said that “the summit will consider the political confusion in Iraq, the Palestinian issue and its recent developments, in addition to the impact of the United States’ return to the Iranian nuclear file on the region, as well as the change in Turkish policies and the presentation of a breakthrough with Syria, as well as the position inflamed in Libya.

While the former Egyptian Assistant Foreign Minister, an expert in international relations, Hussein Haridy, confirmed during his speech to “Sky News” that the summit “sends a message that the Arab countries are alert to the changes taking place in the region, and have the political will to defend their interests, It will address, in an overview, the current developments at the level of the region, the Gulf, the Red Sea, North Africa and the eastern Mediterranean, the developments in Syria and Iraq, and how to provide support to the Palestinian cause as it is the central issue of the Arabs.


The framework looks forward to a “comprehensive dialogue” and sets its conditions for a “public debate” with al-Sadr

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 2022-08-21 12:52A-AA+

Shafaq News/ While parties in the Shiite coordination framework see that the requirement of the leader of the Sadrist movement, Muqtada al-Sadr, for a “public debate” and a direct broadcast of the minutes of the “Palace Dialogue” meeting as a matter that may complicate the political crisis and plunge it into deeper corridors, others find that this would take place But by agreement on some of the paragraphs that ensure the smoothness of the debate without any contradictions.

Yesterday, Saturday, the leader of the Sadrist movement, Muqtada al-Sadr, revealed that he had submitted a proposal to the United Nations to hold a “public debate” broadcast live, between all political parties, again at the same time, his rejection of any secret dialogue with those he described as “corrupt” or from “He wants to kill al-Sadr” or who is trying to undermine those who belong to the Sadrist movement.”

Regarding the foregoing, the representative of the Al-Fateh Alliance, which is part of the coordination framework, Mukhtar Al-Moussawi, stipulated that agreeing to hold a television debate or anywhere, by “naming the corrupt while providing evidence that proves their involvement in what is attributed to them and whom Al-Sadr referred to in his last tweet.” By saying: “These demands may complicate the landscape more than it is now.”

Al-Moussawi added, during his speech to Shafaq News Agency, that “there is no solution to what the country is going through, except through dialogue, and that the leader of the Al-Fateh Alliance Hadi Al-Amiri is waiting to set a date to meet Al-Sadr and agree on mechanisms for a comprehensive dialogue to end the crisis.”

Regarding the place and time of holding a session of Parliament, Al-Moussawi indicated that until now, “the agreement is to hold a session of Parliament in one of the halls of the University of Baghdad in Jadiriyah, and the time has not yet been determined, due to the situation and political fluctuations,” expressing his hope that “things will proceed in a manner that serves the country and achieves.” aspirations of its citizens.

For his part, the representative of the State of Law coalition, Thaer Mekheifa, affirmed that “the current political rivalries are neither enriching nor fattening, and they are nothing but an increase in the complexity of the scene, and an increase in the political blockage,” noting that “things are never resolved in this way.” .

Makheef said, during his interview with Shafaq News Agency, that “the Sadrist movement wants to cancel the presence of the framework, and the latter wants to cancel the presence of the movement, and the difference is that the framework did not speak as al-Sadr does, as the framework has repeatedly stressed the need for everyone to participate and not to exclude anyone.”

For his part, an informed source in the Alliance of State Forces, led by Ammar al-Hakim, told Shafaq News, that “setting requirements by any party, in return for sitting at the dialogue table, is an attempt to deepen the crisis and not solve it, as” the solution lies in Everyone gave up for the country.”

The palace dialogue, or what was known as the “national dialogue”, which was held last Wednesday, at the invitation of the caretaker prime minister, Mustafa Al-Kazemi, and in the presence of leaders and leaders of the political blocs, witnessed the discussion of the crisis that Iraq is currently witnessing, where everyone agreed to continue that dialogue, from In order to develop a legal and constitutional road map to address the current crisis.

The modern Iraqi regime is witnessing one of the largest and longest crises that has hit the country with complete political paralysis with a continuous inability to elect a new president of the republic and form a new government. His inability to form a government despite winning the highest number of parliamentary seats in the October 2021 elections.


Dollar exchange rates drop with the closure of the Baghdad Stock Exchange



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 2022-08-21 09:07A-AA+

Shafaq News/ The exchange rates of the US dollar decreased against the Iraqi dinar, on Sunday evening, with the closure of the main stock exchange in Baghdad.

Shafak News Agency correspondent said that the central Al-Kifah and Al-Harithiya stock exchanges in Baghdad closed this evening, at an exchange rate of 148,050 Iraqi dinars for 100 dollars, explaining that the prices this morning were 148,150 dinars for 100 dollars.

Our correspondent indicated that the buying and selling prices in banking shops in the local markets in Baghdad stabilized, as the selling price amounted to 148,500 dinars, while the purchase prices amounted to 147,500 dinars per 100 dollars.


With the participation of Iraq.. Egypt will host tomorrow a summit of a number of Middle Eastern leaders

political |   02:29 – 21/08/2022



Baghdad – Mawazine News
, a diplomatic source at the Egyptian Foreign Ministry confirmed today, Sunday, that Egypt will host tomorrow, Monday, a summit that brings together the leaders of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, the UAE and Qatar, in the Egyptian city of El Alamein.
The diplomatic source said, “The Egyptian city of El Alamein will host tomorrow, Monday, a summit gathering the leaders of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, the UAE and Qatar.”
He indicated that the summit will be at a high level, and will discuss economic, energy, politics and security issues in the region.
A short while ago, the President of the United Arab Emirates, Mohammed bin Zayed, arrived at the airport in El Alamein, Egypt, where he was received by Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi.
 According to the Egyptian presidency statement, the two leaders exchanged visions and views on international issues, regional security and the current situation in the Arab region.
The two sides also discussed bilateral cooperation paths and the many promising opportunities to expand its horizons to broader levels that enhance the strategic partnership between the two countries, especially in the economic and development fields that support their aspirations towards achieving sustainable development, progress and prosperity for their peoples.