[size=36]Al-Maliki: I am waiting for an inaugural decision as vice president to resolve the swearing-in[/size]
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, the head of the coalition of state law and former Vice-President Nuri al-Maliki, on Saturday, that he is waiting for his inauguration as Vice President of the Republic or not.
Al-Maliki said in a press statement followed by / Mawazine News, that "despite my full support for the parliament, but I did not find it difficult to exercise my role as a parliamentarian under the circumstances experienced by the House of Representatives, which began to deviate from the context of his constitutionally defined tasks, and began to intervene in matters outside His powers such as allocating military degrees and interfering in financial affairs. "
He added that he is waiting for the decision to install him "as Vice-President of the Republic or not, before I resolve my position on the swearing-in as a deputy in the House of Representatives."
Maliki said in a previous press interview, that "the failure to appoint a vice president of the Republic is a constitutional breach because the Constitution stipulates that the president has one or more deputy."
Maliki expressed surprise at the "failure of the President of the Republic Barham Saleh decision to send his nomination letter (Maliki) to the House of Representatives to vote on it, despite the fact that Saleh talked more than once about his desire to be the head of the coalition of state law Maliki first deputy."