Wednesday Afternoon Iraq Parliament News Highlights 8-3-22
A Representative From The Kurdistan Democratic Party: Dissolving Parliament May Contribute To Getting Out Of The Political Dilemma
Political | 10:17 – 03/08/2022 Baghdad – Mawazine News The representative of the Kurdistan Democratic Party bloc, Jayyi Timur, said on Wednesday that most political opinions agree on dissolving parliament, considering that this may contribute to getting out of the “political dilemma.”
In an interview with the official “Al-Sabah” newspaper, Taymour said, “The critical stage that Iraq is going through is in which the majority of political opinions agree on dissolving Parliament to overcome the crisis and create a new beginning that will lead to the end of political conflicts.”
He believed that “going to dissolve parliament may contribute to getting out of the political dilemma and moving the differences to another stage in which the general political situation will be more stable and calm and may lead to positive results.” Ended 29/N33 https://www.mawazin.net/Details.aspx?jimare=201366
The Rule Of Law Sends A New Invitation To The Sadrist Movement And Reveals The Name Of The Winner Of The Chaos
Political | 08:37 – 02/08/2022 Baghdad – Mawazine News , the State of Law coalition called, on Tuesday, for the Sadrist movement to resort to dialogue and reason instead of the current demonstrations.
State of Law MP Aref Al-Hamami said in a television interview followed by “Mawazine News”, that we fear that these gatherings will not be controlled and we call for resorting to dialogue and reason.
He continued, “We warn against the infiltration of the current demonstrations by Baathists, infiltrators, and ISIS terrorist gangs.”
Al-Hamami pointed out that the Sadrist movement must resort to dialogue and not resort to street force and weapons, which no one will escape from.
He added, that the coordinating framework is an objection to the current government because it destroyed the country, and that Al-Kazemi will be the winner from the current chaos.
Al-Hamami said, Al-Kazemi’s government has complicated the political scene and is biased towards one party over the other. Ended 29/R77 https://www.mawazin.net/Details.aspx?jimare=201328
Al-Sadr’s Office In Baghdad: We Will Not Vacate Parliament, And The Protesters Must Stay
Political | 04:05 – 02/08/2022 Baghdad – Mawazine News Al-Sadr’s office in Baghdad issued, on Tuesday, a comment on the statement of the Minister of the Leader regarding the evacuation of the protesters to the parliament building.
The director of al-Sadr’s office said in a press interview that was followed by “Mawazine News”, that the eviction that the Minister of al-Sadr intended to include only the parliament hall.
He added, “The sit-in demonstrators must continue to be present inside all the corridors of the Parliament building without any withdrawal.”
Earlier today, Tuesday, Saleh Muhammad al-Iraqi, Minister of the Sadrist Movement’s leader Muqtada al-Sadr, directed the evacuation of the parliament building and the shift of the sit-in in and around parliament and its approaches.
Al-Iraqi said in a statement posted on his accounts on social media, that “after the liberation of the parliament and its transformation into a parliament for the people, thanks to God Almighty and the efforts of the heroic revolutionaries, the following was decided:
First: the parliament building was evacuated and the sit-in in and around the parliament and its approaches within a maximum period of 72 hours from the date of this The leaflet
Second: If there are other places to sit in front of, instructions will come to you accordingly
Third: The viability of the sit-in is very important to achieve your demands, which we will provide you with later, so the sit-in must be organized in the form of meals with the momentum of numbers remaining at specific times.
Fourth: Holding the unified Friday prayer for the combined prayers of Baghdad, Babylon, Kut, Karbala and Najaf Al-Ashraf in the Celebrations Square at the end of this week.
Fifth: We are in the process of forming a committee by the protesters to manage and organize the protests and take care of all that is needed.” Ended 29/R77 https://www.mawazin.net/Details.aspx?jimare=201292
Despite The Sadrist Sit-In, The Framework Adheres To Al-Sudani’s Candidacy And Does Not Think Of Changing It For This Reason
Shafaq News/ The coordination framework, which brings together the Shiite political forces, except for the Sadrist movement, confirmed today, Wednesday, its adherence to the nomination of Muhammad Shia Al-Sudani for the position of Prime Minister in the next federal government, and that there is no intention among the leaders of the framework to change it.
Fadel Mawat, a leader in the State of Law coalition affiliated with the framework, told Shafaq News Agency, “The coordinating framework forces are not thinking of changing their candidate, Muhammad Shia Al-Sudani, and this matter has not been completely discussed among the leaders of the framework until now.”
He believed that “the problem of the Sadrist movement, is not with the personality nominated for prime minister, but rather the problem with the coordination framework as a whole, even if another figure was presented to the movement’s rejection,” adding that for this reason, the Shiite framework “will not change its candidate for prime minister, Muhammad Shia Al-Sudani, and he is still insisting on him.” Despite the demonstrations and sit-ins by supporters of the Sadrist movement.
The political scene in Iraq has undergone serious developments since supporters of the Sadrist movement led by prominent Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr stormed the parliament building in the fortified Green Zone in central Baghdad, and protested against the nomination of the coordination framework, Muhammad Shia Al-Sudani, for the position of Prime Minister for the next federal government.
On Monday, demonstrations against the Sadrist movement took place near the suspension bridge leading to the Green Zone by the Coordinating Framework’s audience, after an invitation from the “Organizing Committee to Support Legitimacy and Preserve State Institutions.”
The Sadrist bloc had obtained the highest votes in the early legislative elections that took place in October of 2021, but the efforts of the leader of the current failed to form the new federal government due to the Shiite coordination framework standing in its way by obtaining a fatwa from the Federal Court with the so-called blocking third in a contract The session for electing the President of the Republic, which paves the way for naming the Prime Minister.
The three-way alliance between the Kurdistan Democratic Party led by Masoud Barzani, the Sovereignty Alliance headed by Khamis al-Khanjar, and the Sadrist movement led by Muqtada al-Sadr was broken following the resignation of the Sadrist bloc’s deputies, and the movement’s withdrawal from the political process by order of al-Sadr.
The political scene is living in a crisis situation and a dead end unprecedented in the history of Iraq, as more than 300 days have passed since the early elections without being able to form a new government in the country, and the survival of the caretaker government headed by Mustafa Al-Kazemi.
On the tenth of last October, Iraq held early legislative elections to get out of a political crisis that swept the country after large demonstrations in the central and southern regions in 2019 in protest against the widespread unemployment in society, the spread of financial and administrative corruption in government departments and institutions, and the deteriorating reality The service and the livelihood, which prompted the former prime minister, Adel Abdul-Mahdi, to resign under popular pressure.
As soon as the preliminary results of the elections were announced, the voices of political forces and actors rose in their rejection of losing many seats, accusing them of major fraud in the ballot, which was denied by the executive and judicial authorities, at a time when the United Nations and international organizations praised the integrity of the electoral process. LINK
Statement By Independent Representatives Regarding Recent Political Events
Political | 11:12 – 02/08/2022 Baghdad – Mawazine News Today, Tuesday, a number of independent deputies considered that addressing the current crisis requires a comprehensive national dialogue that differs from the previous dialogues.
A statement by MPs, received by Mawazine News, said: “Due to the developments of the situation and the current national crisis, and in order to preserve civil peace and not to drag the country into chaos, we affirm that addressing the crisis requires a comprehensive national dialogue that differs from the previous dialogues in which all political and social forces participate without exception and marginalization in order to reach To a comprehensive solution that advances the general interest of the people.” Ended 29 / p. 87 https://www.mawazin.net/Details.aspx?jimare=201346
Member Of State Of Law: The Current Political Crisis Is On Its Way To Détente
Iraq 11:43 – 08-03-2022 A member of the State of Law coalition, Kazem al-Haidari, confirmed that the current political crisis is on its way to a breakthrough after initiatives and calls for calm, pointing out that the next government may be a framework current and is formed by consensus between the two sides.
Al-Haidari said in a press statement, “There are signs of solutions that made the Sadrist movement retreat from its project, despite the lack of confirmed information about going towards consensus and agreement between all parties.”
He added that “the disagreement between the framework and the current is greater than being limited to the personality of the candidate, whether for the presidency or the prime ministership, but, as the other party, through his statements, wants a detailed Iraq according to their vision and imposes on others the form of the next government.”
And he indicated that “talking about the dispute over the candidate for prime minister is nothing but an excuse for what is happening today,” suggesting that “the new government will be a consensual framework framework, especially since there are signs of resolving the political crisis and going towards calm and dialogue.” https://kirkuktv.net/AR/Details/7971
The Central Committee Of The Ashura Revolution: The Sit-In Continues And The Parliament Is Vacated To Preserve The People’s Property
Political | 09:00 – 02/08/2022 Baghdad – Mawazine News Today, Tuesday, the Central Committee of the Ashura Revolution confirmed that the sit-in will continue and the parliament will be evacuated to preserve the people’s property.
And the Central Committee said in a statement received by Mawazine News, “We received inquiries regarding some people’s statements that there is a withdrawal from the People’s Assembly building.
And she added, “The sit-in will continue for all the rebellious Iraqis in the doors and corridors of the People’s Assembly.” Ended 29 / p. 87 https://www.mawazin.net/Details.aspx?jimare=201331
For The Fifth Day.. Alsumaria Lens Documents The Sit-In Of The Demonstrators Inside The House Of Representatives
2022-08-03 | 02:56 2,856 views Alsumaria News – Baghdad Today, Wednesday, Alsumaria lens toured the parliament building, documenting the sit-in of the demonstrators for the fifth day in a row.
The pictures showed the continuation of the sit-in of the demonstrators in various parts of the parliament building, raising banners bearing demands for reform, amid the banners of the various Iraqi tribes.
The demonstrators entered the parliament building, last Saturday, after toppling the concrete barriers that were preventing them and the Green Zone.
The leader of the Sadrist movement Muqtada al-Sadr, described the protesters’ arrival at the parliament building as a “liberation” of the security-fortified Green Zone .
Last Sunday, al-Sadr called for a radical change of the political system, the constitution and elections, stressing that the tragedy of missing the first golden opportunity in 2016 would not be repeated. LINK
The President Of The Kurdistan Region Announces His Support For Al-Kazemi’s Call For Dialogue Between The Iraqi Parties
Posted On2022-08-03 By Sotaliraq Today, Tuesday (August 2, 2022), the President of the Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, announced his support for Al-Kazemi’s call for dialogue between the Iraqi political parties.
And Nechirvan Barzani posted, on Twitter, “At a time when we renew our call for a comprehensive, brotherly Iraqi dialogue in Erbil, I confirm our support for Prime Minister Al-Kazemi’s call for dialogue between the Iraqi political parties to find a way out of the current crisis and work together to bring the homeland to safety.”
Nechirvan Barzani stressed that “Iraq needs dialogue, understanding and joint responsibility to save it.”
Al-Kazemi called, earlier, to hold an inclusive national dialogue to end the political stalemate, the escalation of tension after Muqtada al-Sadr’s rejection of the name of the Coordinating Framework candidate, which includes Shiite forces close to Iran, for prime minister.
Since the legislative elections in October 2021, Iraq has been suffering from complete political paralysis, and endless negotiations between the major political forces did not lead to the election of a president of the republic and the assignment of a prime minister. LINK
The Federal Court Denies A Statement Attributed To It Regarding The Possibility Of The Resigned Deputies Returning To Parliament
Political | 10:49 – 02/08/2022 Baghdad – Mawazine News On Tuesday, the Federal Supreme Court denied a statement attributed to it regarding the possibility of the resigned deputies returning to Parliament.
The court said, in a statement received by Mawazine News, that “a number of social media pages circulated news regarding a statement by the Federal Supreme Court that the resigned deputies can return to the House of Representatives, and this news is untrue.”
And she added: “The Federal Supreme Court did not say about this issue, and it did not issue any statement regarding the issue.” Ended 29 / p. 87 https://www.mawazin.net/Details.aspx?jimare=201342