A fiery comment from Parliament on Al-Kazemi formed a committee on violence against demonstrations
On Sunday, a member of the Parliamentary Security and Defense Committee, Abdel-Khaleq Al-Azzawi, played down the importance of Prime Minister Mustafa [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] decision to form committees and re-investigate the violent incidents that accompanied the protests since its inception in the country.
Al-Azzawi said that "the investigation committees were formed previously by order of former Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi, and by order of Parliament Speaker Muhammad al-Halbousi, and she reached results and submitted her report to the two presidents and parliament through her visit to Tahrir Square and a number of governorates."
He added that "the investigation committees have taken several measures, the most prominent of which is to consider the dead as demonstrators as first-degree martyrs, compensation for their relatives and the wounded, and other decisions taken in favor of the demonstrators."
And a member of the Parliamentary Security Committee stated, "The committees that [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] ordered[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] Forming it, we do not know what to do, if the case was investigated earlier or not, and therefore it does not offer anything. "Considering the same time, that [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] decision[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] Forming committees may have a vision for the prime minister.
Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al- [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] on Saturday that his government had formed a committee to investigate the violence that accompanied the anti-government protests and the ruling political class, noting that he had ordered the release of detained protesters.
He added that he directed the security services to release all the detainees from the demonstrators, pointing out that he asked the Supreme Judicial Council to cooperate to release those who had been convicted of minor cases, with the exception of those involved in Iraqi blood. Nearly 600 protesters have been killed since the protests began in the beginning of October of 2019 in Iraq by gunmen and security forces. [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] in a statement broadcast on state television after the first session of his government, that the government decided to form a high-level fact-finding committee on violence That accompanied the Popular protests, noting that " the Committee will consider the fairness of exposure to abuse and hold negligent and compensate the families of the martyrs and the wounded."
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