American site: Al-Zarfi’s nomination as prime minister is an opportunity for America
17:56 - 26/03/2020
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A report by the US Defense of Democracy website on Middle East politics confirmed that the nomination of Adnan Al-Zarfi as prime minister is an opportunity for the United States.
The report, which was translated by the information agency, stated that “Iraqi President Barham Salih, who is loyal to the West, took the initiative to fill the constitutional void and exercised his authority to present a candidate for prime minister of his choice, Adnan Al-Zarfi.”
He added, “This is a bold step, as Al-Zarfi is widely regarded as supportive of America in his sympathy, for he spent more than a decade in American exile carrying US citizenship and has returned to [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
in 2003 with American forces and was soon appointed by an authority The US-led Provisional Alliance to be the governor of Najaf.
He continued, “After a period of work in Iraqi intelligence, Al-Zrafi was elected twice as governor of Najaf, where he gained a reputation as an aggressive administrator who undertook extensive reconstruction while he was hostile to Islamic parties. In 2018, Al-Zorfi was elected to Parliament as a member of the US-backed list headed by Former Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi. ”
He continued that "Al-Zarfi faced severe opposition from the parliamentary blocs, including figures such as former Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki and the head of the Badr Hadi al-Amiri organization, while the resistance factions considered that Zarfi’s nomination is an American conspiracy that will not last long."
And the report added that, "The Trump administration should understand that Al Zorfi's candidacy provides a strategic opportunity and broad scope to benefit from it despite the fact that Washington is currently focusing on the Corona virus." Ended / 25 z