July 01 2018 09:14 AM
The legal expert Tariq Harb, the House of Representatives and the President of the Republic of the responsibility not to carry out executions with hundreds of sentenced, stressing that the situation of the country requires the continuation of this penalty, especially after the crime of kidnapping and execution of civilians.
Harb said that the delay in the implementation of the death sentences was due to the House of Representatives, which issued the amnesty law, which resulted in the referral of all death sentences sent to the federal discrimination to the Amnesty Committee to consider whether the amnesty or not or retrial, indicating that the second reason is The presidency of the Republic, which sometimes delayed the issuance of decrees Republican convicted.
He added that the government and the Ministry of Justice are not concerned with delay, because the Ministry of Justice is part of the government to implement the penalty is not only after the issuance of a presidential decree according to the text of Article 285 of the Code of Trials, indicating that the ministry implement the provisions after that in the presence of a judge, According to the religion of the accused.
"After the heinous crime carried out by gangs in Kirkuk, there is a justification for the execution of the death penalty against those convicted of cases that concern the security of the country to be a deterrent to them. Human rights against him, but this crime can be the justification for the implementation of the provisions, and the situation of the country requires the continuation of this penalty, especially in the United States there are 18 states where the death penalty is still implemented, as well as that the punishment is valid and legitimate.
For his part, political analyst Wathiq al-Hashemi said that Iraq was qualified in the implementation of this punishment because of international pressure exerted on him, noting that when Egypt was subjected to bombings and issued quick sentences for the execution of those involved in the bombings, as well as in Jordan when the Jordanian pilot was burned by a preacher executed sentences The execution of a number of leaders of the organization in Amman, and we can also follow the example of these countries.
Hashemi pointed out that the law gives powers to the Prime Minister in the event that the President of the Republic does not ratify the provisions of the implementation of the provisions to be a deterrent to those gangs, stressing that the implementation of the death sentences has become a public demand called by the people to be a deterrent to criminals.