Barham Salih: Mustafa Al-Kazemi's assignment was carried out with a broad political consensus
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In a speech he addressed to the Iraqi people, the President of the Republic affirmed: "I address this speech to you amid the difficult circumstances and serious challenges facing our country, greatly appreciating the solid and courageous Iraqi resistance that Iraqi families are doing to the Corona virus, and the difficulties it incurs in the meantime amid the curfew and sanitary isolation." .
He added: "Our country has gone through great and enormous challenges as the demonstrations and the accompanying developments and repercussions constitute a difficult test for the state, and the confusion, political conflicts, disputes and corruption have always impeded the fulfillment of the state by its full duty towards its people, while our people were conscious and honest expressing their demands wisely and patiently." .
And Saleh continued: "Our people deserve better than that, much better than what was offered to them, deserves a decent life and prosperous economy and deserves a fair policy and a revered and proud deal for its sacrifices."
He affirmed that "the past months have constituted a real test for all, and the social protests and political interactions that preceded, accompanied and followed the resignation of the government of Mr. Adel Abdul Mahdi, have established a growing public awareness of public rights, that we can adopt it as a sign of the future and proud of our people and the profound awareness that it holds and the responsibility that is shown It out. "
Saleh pointed out that: "The mobility of the Iraqi demonstrations provides us with a true basis for the aspirations of our people to bring about real, deep and responsible reform in the structures of the state and its working mechanisms, and requires sober remedies for the reasons that led to the protest, resentment and anger of the people, and also requires a review of the conditions that accompanied the demonstrations, and the fine blood that I asked the demonstrators and the security forces during it, and all of this requires extensive government action to restore confidence and conduct the necessary investigations, treat the wounded and take care of the families of the victims, in order to restore normal life after the phase of eliminating the Corona virus, God willing.
He explained that: "These recent months, and with its bearing of events, were also free of painful political pressures and contradictions, particularly in the context of the serious challenges represented by the departure of the language of accusation, incitement, intimidation and confusion of papers from the acceptable context, and this requires the intensification of political and governmental action in order to overcome it through Real dialogues purify the atmosphere, remove doubts and clearen thoughts, and by emphasizing national partnerships, the integrity of our country, the independence of its decisions, respect for its institutions, and national sovereignty.
He continued: The Presidency of the Republic and the President of the Republic specifically had a large share of receiving these abuses, and we tried to contain them in order to ward off sedition and uphold the values of the state, so the situation was and remains the commitment to the constitution, the supremacy of the small matters, the maintenance of social peace and the public interest, and care not to introduce Iraq is in strife and fraternal struggles and rivalries, and trying to collect the votes of the nation does not divide it. "
Saleh continued: "I have received during the past hours, Mr. Adnan Al-Zorfi’s apology for assigning the formation of the prospective government, and I accepted the apology, thanking Mr. Al-Zorfi for the noble efforts he made and the bright steps and proposals that accompanied his assignment, and for his good manners and the depth of his patriotism, considering that this apology is As an indicator of validity, commitment and responsibility, we hope that it will be the standard and balance of political action. Meanwhile, Iraqi political forces have met to nominate Mr. Mustafa Al-Kazemi to head the government, and this consensus was clear and certain and includes all political forces with different titles. ”
He pointed out: "The transformation of the political scene from disagreement, suspicion, rivalry and dispersal of the word into a comprehensive agreement that includes not only political forces, but popular and youth activities and social forces, but is evidence of wellness and responsibility, Iraqis are adhering to their national decision, their sovereignty over their land, and a government that represents their aspirations, and from this perspective I am pleased and honored to assign Mr. Al-Kazemi, loaded with great hopes of his capabilities, competence, patriotism and integrity, and his determination to serve the country fairly and honestly, to meet the challenges facing our country and intensify the government's efforts to face health, security, political and economic challenges, and prepares The conditions for holding early parliamentary elections on the rules of justice, fairness and transparency, and safeguarding the sovereignty of Iraq, the independence of its decisions, and the balance of its external relations.
He pointed out: "It is a difficult stage that passes over our homeland. We hope that today we contribute together to overcome it, united with determination to reform principles, fighting corruption, upholding the rule of law, restricting arms to the state, and preventing turning our country into a field of settling regional or international accounts, and refusing to use Our lands and capabilities to attack our neighbors, which are the national values that were highlighted and demanded by the rational religious authorities in our country, and our young people adhered to them in the demonstration arenas, and that reaching them and achieving their principles still needs more work and responsibility. "
"I hope that everyone will support the government and official institutions to carry out their duties, and end the atmosphere of dispute, accusation and political confusion, to turn together a page and open another with God's help and care."
The President of the Republic called Al-Kazemi to shorten the constitutional time and present his program and government formation as soon as possible. He also called on the political forces to quickly respond to holding the voting session of the government to stop the unjustified waste of time, opportunities and efforts, and for the government to address its major duties, and face the stage’s challenges and challenges. ” .
He addressed Saleh to the people, saying, "Sisters, brothers, sons and daughters from the governmental civil, military and security institutions, and from political and parliamentary powers and social, cultural, economic, sports and humanitarian activities and popular movements, they closed ranks for Iraq, united the path, strengthened confidence in the state and its institutions, we put hand in hand To face the dangers with patience, cooperation and interdependence, and we go beyond the difficult stage as we did, and by God, it is not strange for the two sons of Mesopotamia, I invite you to collaborate with the various security forces such as the army, police, crowd and peshmerga to carry out their duties and protect the independence of Iraq And its sovereignty and national decision are from the threat and maliciousness of terrorism. "
At the end of his speech, he called for supporting the brave, noble and sacrificing health teams that stand in the meantime in the first response line against the Corona epidemic in our country, and adherence to medical advice, and the decisions of the crisis cell concerned to confront the epidemic. / End 3[/rtl]