[size=36]Candidate for the Presidency of the Republic: I seek to be the first woman to preside over Iraq[/size]
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The candidate for the presidency, Shelan Fouad, confirmed that her candidacy for the position was a precedent that occurred for the first time in Iraq, indicating that women, like men, can manage the state and occupy the highest positions in it.
Fouad said in a television interview, that she seeks to be the first independent woman representing the people to win the presidency of the Republic in Iraq.
Fouad indicated that she will communicate with the political blocs and parties to negotiate with them in order to support them in Parliament to win the presidency.
Regarding the fierce competition between the two largest Kurdish parties, the Kurdistan Democratic Party and the National Union Party, to win the presidency, Fouad said that she does not face any difficulty in her candidacy, and she is negotiating with the leaders of blocs and parties in this regard, and will announce in the next two days the details.
The candidate for the presidency explained that she was responsible for women's affairs in the Iraqi Ministry of Defense, and she took this step in order to establish the role of women in the presidency of the Republic of Iraq.
Fouad said that she owns a special project to confront the political, economic and social problems and crises facing Iraq, pointing to programs related to security, poverty and unemployment.
Fouad needs to get the votes of 220 members of parliament to win the position.
Shelan Fouad, an independent figure, has never worked in politics, and if she wins the position, she will be the first woman to win the presidency in Iraq, and the Arab countries as well. Ended 29 / h