The departure of Abdul Mahdi symbolic victory .. And what is waiting for the candidates of the new government?
Protesters achieved their first major success by forcing Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi to resign, after 45 unarmed demonstrators were killed by security forces in one day.
As news of the resignation spread, festive fireworks replaced the buzz of bullets in Baghdad's Tahrir Square, the center of the protests since they began two months ago.
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The announcement of the prime minister's resignation came 36 hours after the security forces shifted from killing protesters to massacres. More than 50 people were shot dead on a bridge in the southern city of Nasiriyah, bringing the number of martyrs to 460, in addition to thousands of wounded since The first of October.
The prime minister, according to the system of government established by the Iraqi constitution, is the most important position in the state.He is the head of the executive branch and commander-in-chief of the armed forces.It takes control of all matters in the country and is according to the traditional division of the share of the Shiite component from 2005 until now.
Observers pointed out that many names have been talked about to take over the next government, under the new requirements and the entry of demonstrators as a key player in the political process in Iraq, including the adviser in the Iraqi government and former Minister Ali al-Shukri, as well as MP Izzat Shabandar, who denied the news of his name, and several other names .
They wondered what mechanism the new prime minister and the new government would bring under popular movement and massive protests that plague the country.
In these 15 days there is still a legal problem, is the President of the Republic to commit to the subject of the largest bloc? There is an explanation that the larger bloc must be adhered to in the case of the first government, but if the first or second government resigns, or when the current person in charge of forming his government fails or fails within 30 days, the president assigns another person.
For his part, said independent politician Ghanem al-Abed, that for the first time in the history of Iraqi governments, and since 2005 and to date, the political blocs will be the weakest link in the nomination of the character of the next prime minister, and that the blocs will seek to bring the character of a prime minister at least Their interests or influence, and not to open files of corruption and not to open all previous files.
He stressed that the final say is in the hands of Iran on the one hand and the demonstrators on the other hand, and the demonstrators will not be satisfied with a government that replaces Adel Abdul Mahdi with another person, and be the same performance, and Iran will look for a prime minister will have a role complementary to what began the resigned prime minister.
He stressed that the subject will be difficult, and will not pass the Prime Minister easily and will not be resolved and will be for a long time.
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