The National Union talks about the Democratic Party's "refusal" to take over "Barham Salih" as Iraq's presidency again
Al-Sorji told Shafaq News Agency, "Until now, there has not been a final agreement with the Kurdistan Democratic Party, regarding the candidate for the presidency of the republic for the next stage," explaining that "we have an agreement with the Democrat that the position of the presidency is ours, and they did not present us with any candidate for this." position for the last period of time.
And he indicated that "the dispute between the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan and the Kurdistan Democratic Party is not over the position of the presidency, but over the candidate for this position. The Union insists that a candidate is (Barham Salih) and the Kurdistan Democratic Party has comments on Barham Salih, and the essence of the dispute."
The leader of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan added, "The 15-day period for presenting a candidate for the presidency is sufficient to resolve the dispute between the two Kurdish parties, and we will go with a candidate who has the agreement of both parties, and perhaps the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan will present candidates for this position, although he insists on Barham Salih taking over the presidency. during the next stage.
Yesterday evening, Sunday, the ninth of this January, the new Iraqi parliament speaker, Muhammad al-Halbousi, announced the opening of the nomination for the position of the presidency of the republic, provided that it takes place within 15 days, according to the constitutional timings.
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