Officially.. "For the People" coalition participates in the voting session on the President of Iraq
A parliamentary source told Shafaq News Agency, that it was officially agreed that the "For the People" coalition, which includes the Emtada movement, the New Generation and other independent deputies, participate in the voting session on the President of the Republic, indicating that the bloc's members are inside the parliament building.
He pointed out that the Presidency of the Parliament is holding a meeting regarding the holding of the session to elect the President of the Republic.
On Saturday morning, the political blocs held individual meetings prior to the parliament session devoted to voting on the President of the Republic.
On Saturday morning, members of the Iraqi Council of Representatives, along with the presidential candidates, began arriving at the parliament amid strict procedures.
The parliament session to vote on the President of the Republic is scheduled to start at eleven in the morning
The session of electing the President of the Republic requires two-thirds of the number of parliament members, ie (220 out of 329 deputies), as the Federal Court for electing the President of the Republic stipulated that the Council of Representatives achieve the attendance of 220 deputies in the session out of the total number of members of the Iraqi Council of Representatives of 329 seats.
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