Zamili: No shortening of the Presidency of the Republic to ratify the death sentences
[rtl] BAGHDAD - Shaima Rashid
stressed the head of the human rights parliamentary Arshad Salhi said the committee and all the political parties agree on the priority of preserving the rights of victims , theinnocent victims of terrorism and bombings by others, while Justice Minister Haider Zamili revealed the ministry 's intention to implement new death sentences for a number of convicts terrorism. Said Salhi, in a joint press conference with the Minister of Justice attended by «morning»: The Commission hosted the Minister of Justice about the latest developments in the ministry, and the Presidency of the Republic and some of thecontradictions concerning executions file, noting that his committee and all the political parties agree on the priority of preserving the rights of innocent victims affected by terrorism and bombings by the others, and we are in the first parliament to protect therights of victims of terrorist bombings, and at the same time there is action by thejudiciary and the judicial authorities on the implementation mechanism of judicial rulings.Salhi , who added that he discussed the death sentences for those convicted of terrorism with the Minister of Justice and Adviser to the President, pointed out the existence ofother meetings to come will produce more cooperation, coordination and transparency in it, noting that the 17 presidential decree will be implemented soon be ratified by thePresident of the Republic. In
turn, the Minister of Justice Haider Zamili that the presidency is falling short of ratification by presidential decrees for the death penalty, but the ruling measures are crashes that judiciary has many transactions of up to thousands of cases can not be resolved quickly, particularly as related to human life.
he Zamili, during the conference was to clarify data - current events recently on executions, and all state institutions , whether they are affiliated , including the judicial institution or justice or for the presidency, was created to serve the interests of thepeople and the country and the preservation of their rights at home and abroad , whether by firing large, imprisonment or the death penalty , and others.
He Zamili that the foundation of justice is lagging behind but the existence of laws and legislation precedent since 1971 began at a time different from Iraq 's current situation, noting that the Justice Department two years ago , filed an amendment approved by theJudicial Council and the parliament and ratified also will be published in the Official Gazette newspaper today, the last amendment of these laws which preserves the rights of citizens inflicting retribution fair perpetrators convicted.
he Zamili that this amendment would allow the Justice Department to speed up implementation and reduce the burden on the Supreme Judicial Council select retrial requests for only once, he said , adding that there was no delay in the executions once and because the ruling and the binding of the Justice Department action is to be thecase certified by discriminatory and submitted to the presidency to be ratified by thePresident and shall be returned to the Justice Department for implementation and during that procedure is to allow the defense lawyers for the convicted to submit requests for aretrial and the applications are limited in number previously , but identified only one once enough after the recent amendment.
He noted Zamili that there are provisions of execution we will see implemented more than the current number after the amendment of the law and speed up the proceedings, noting that the retrial is still guaranteed even after the amendment to seven cases allow a retrial where a one - time also for a limited period of time, so as not to keep theconvicted filed with the House of reform without the execution of the judgment against him.[/rtl]