The Prime Minister renews his rejection of the referendum on the eve of the referendum
Baghdad / Range
"In the days of the intensification of the war on terror and with the final victory over the foothills in western Anbar, Hawija, western Kirkuk and everywhere, the map of Iraq is trying to divide it," the prime minister said in a televised address on the eve of a referendum in the Kurdistan region. The division of Iraq and the separation between the sons of one nation on the basis of national and ethnic and expose all of them to the dangers of God knows only the extent and consequences of the terrible, "noting that" at a time when we unite the people and fighters to repel the gang pleads criminals are surprised by calls for discrimination and return to the era of darkness and authoritarianism and dictatorship " .
"We will not abandon our Kurdish citizens. We have rejected and rejected the sectarian state and the racist state," he said. "Iraq will remain for all Iraqis and we will not allow it to be the property of this.
The Prime Minister pointed out that "the duty of the leaders is to take care of citizens' affairs and protect them from the dangers that surround them and not endanger them and bring them into conflicts to the detriment of them," noting that "the tyrannical regime of Saddam has oppressed all Iraqis Arabs and Kurds and Turkmen and other components, The Iraqis have been a threat to him and to his tyrannical rule. The majority of Iraqis have rejected this oppression and domination, but there was a misguided alienation from all nationalities aligned with the tyrant of Arabs, Kurds and other nationalities. He supported him in his oppression of the Kurdish citizens, Arab Baathists and Baathists. Land The Kurds also, and injustice and racism after reminding us of these hard facts accuse all Arabs and accuse the people of Baghdad injustice while more injustice fell upon them from an oppressive regime lined up with the faint hearts of different nationalities. "
"What should be explained to our dear Kurdish people that most of the problems of the province is internal and not with Baghdad, and therefore will be exacerbated with calls for separation, and the economic and financial difficulties in the region from the product of corruption and mismanagement."
"Ask the officials in the region where the oil money goes and they seized about 900 thousand barrels of oil per day, equivalent to a quarter of the oil produced in the rest of Iraq? Why pay the salaries of employees in the region, although reduced to low levels, with the They are getting much higher quantities of oil than the proportion of the population in the region compared to the rest of the cities of Iraq, while we are here in the center and despite the great economic difficulties and the costly war has not reduced salaries and we did not stop.
The prime minister said that "these questions about the fate of the region's oil money and non-payment of salaries have been offered to the officials of the region several times, and directed the financial control bodies to do their duty, but on the pretext of the independence of the region, they reject the work of oversight and integrity and consider it interference, while the real goal is to cover the Corruption and mismanagement ".
Abadi stressed that "these facts, despite the fact that we have previously announced to the public several times, but we were not focused on them and we did not want to enter media war in our concern to reach fair and just solutions that preserve public money and the rights of citizens and within the constitutional and legal frameworks of the relationship between the federal government and the region.
The Prime Minister reiterated his rejection of the referendum, saying that "the uniqueness of the decision affects the unity of Iraq and its security and affects all of its citizens and the security of the region through the referendum on unilateral separation is a decision contrary to the Constitution and peaceful coexistence between citizens and will not be dealt with nor results, We have subsequent steps to preserve the unity of the country and the interests of all citizens. "
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