Saleh calls for amending the election law and holding a national dialogue on the system of government
16:00 - 15/10/2019
Information / Baghdad ..
Iraqi President Barham Saleh
called on Tuesday to amend the election law and hold a national dialogue on the country's governance system, pointing out that [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
on the verge of major transformations and in need of major reforms.
The President of the Republic in a statement received / information / copy, that "President Barham Saleh, received today, representatives of the United Nations and the Electoral Commission and a number of university professors, media professionals, activists and specialists and legal experts."
The statement quoted Saleh as saying that "this meeting, which takes place in very complex circumstances and the country is going through great challenges to dialogue with experts and specialists to listen through them to the national public opinion first before the meeting with political forces and blocs in this regard," stressing that "listening to different visions helps To reach logical amendments to the law that serve the public interest of our people in all its components and serve as a platform for reforming the political system.
Saleh stressed that `` the reluctance of voters to participate in the recent elections is clear evidence of the need to amend the General Election Law as it represents an urgent national merit to build the state and reform its institutions and eliminate financial and administrative corruption to meet the aspirations and will of the people and to promote freedom and democracy in the country. ''
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on the verge of major transformations and we need major reforms that restore confidence in the system of governance in the country, the most important review of the electoral system in a serious and meaningful way that provides Iraqis with a guaranteed opportunity to express their vision about their country without diminishing and manipulation." We address the imbalances in the system of government in our country and to achieve a free and decent life for our people. Finished 25 h