Victory bloc for "light": the role of the commander in chief of the armed forces is still absent from the scene
Light News / Baghdad
showed an MP in the Iraqi parliament Alliance victory Nada Shaker, was surprised by raising the issue of ( the formation of the Directorate of Air Force in the form of the popular crowd) , referring to the need to question Prime Minister General Commander of the Armed Forces on that.
Shaker said in a statement to "light news" that "the issue of the formation of a new air force, and equipped with aircraft, bases and logistics issues, need centuries, and we originally have an Iraqi air force decades old, and interacted during the past years, with the events of the region, and hit targets Israel, during the wars with the Arab countries, and I think we need to strengthen that force and provide it with expertise, not to establish a new force in this way.
She added, “We are seeking to confine arms to the state, and not to expand to give the armed forces roles other than theirs, as the Popular Mobilization has done a great job and sacrifices in the war against ISIS, and this does not mean that it must possess air power, as many forces The other security does not have air power in the general sense. ”
She stressed that "the Commander-in-Chief is still absent from the scene, since the announcement of this matter, and we look forward to clarification of it, and we will work with the start of parliamentary sessions to inquire about it, there may indeed be convincing issues regarding this trend."
It was a document issued by the Popular Mobilization Commission seen by "Alnoor News": "Based on the Diwaniya Order No. 79 of 2014 and reported to us in the letter of the Prime Minister's Office dated 8-9-2014 and the powers vested in us, and for public interest, we attributed the formation of the Air Force Directorate Salah Mehdi Hantoush, acting director of the Directorate of the implementation of the above date ”as the Commission later retracted this announcement.[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]