A negotiator to form the government: Allawi is under pressure from Sadr, Al-Amri and Saleh
11:22 - 12/02/2020
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Iraqi politician Izzat Shabandar, one of the leaders of the ongoing dialogues to form the current government, revealed on Wednesday that Prime Minister-designate Muhammad Tawfiq Allawi came under pressure from the leader of the Sadrist movement [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
head of the Al-Fath Alliance, Hadi al-Amiri, and President Barham Saleh
Shabandar said in a statement reported by "Al-Sharq Al-Awsat" newspaper and seen by him / the information, "He is still facing difficulties that are not few in his mission, which are expected difficulties, but the circumstances are different now."
In response to a question about the concept of the difficulties or pressures that Allawi is subjected to, he clarified that the Prime Minister-designate that he “is still subjected to pressure from the leader of (the Sadrist movement) Muqtada al-Sadr and the leader of the (Alliance of Conquest) Hadi al-Amiri and President of the Republic Barham Saleh”, without specifying the nature of these Pressure.
By asking whether Allawi was able to move his government into parliament, Shabandar indicated that “although the ruling is still early on that, but if he accepts submission to the will of any bloc or party of power-sharing partners, he will not pass.”
Regarding whether the Kurds have conditions on Allawi, Shabandar, who negotiated with the Kurds at Allawi's request, denied that "they have conditions, because they have not yet entered into the details of forming a government." Ended / 25