[You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]Al-Abbadi office: The violations of the elections produced by the system of party quotas
The media office of the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Friday that the violations that took place in the recent elections were produced by the system of party quotas, which was followed by the blocs in the selection of the Board of Commissioners.
"The violations that took place in the recent legislative elections were produced by the party quota system, which was followed by the blocs in the selection of the Board of Commissioners, which proved contrary to the general interests of the country," spokesman Saad al-Hadithi said in a statement.
He added that Abadi "made efforts as allowed by his powers to ensure the integrity of the procedures of the electoral process, including the request of the Council of Ministers the need to examine the electoral bodies by international companies to ensure the rigidity of the election results."
He added that "the abuse of the electoral process was because of fraud and violations of electoral systems and blatant interference in the work of the Commission, which was practiced by political blocs bear the responsibility of stealing the votes of citizens were not safe on the interests of Iraq."
"The commander-in-chief of the armed forces was very careful to keep the armed forces away from any interference in the elections and issued strict instructions to protect voters and electoral centers. Our heroic forces succeeded in their mission and there was no security breach," he said.
He pointed out that "the protection of the political process and democracy is the commitment to laws and decisions and judgments and away from any other class effects."