[size=36]The Deputy Speaker of Parliament sets a condition for holding a session to elect the President of the Republic[/size]
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, Deputy Speaker of the Iraqi Council of Representatives, Dr. Shakhwan Abdullah Ahmed, set today, Tuesday, a condition for holding a session to elect the President of the Republic and the Prime Minister, stressing the need to continue dialogues and understandings and to agree on selecting and nominating personalities for the Prime Minister and the Republic.
The Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives said, in a statement received by Mawazine News, that "the meeting of the presidency of the Council, which was held yesterday in the Constitutional Hall with the heads and representatives of the political blocs, was aimed at restoring the work and activities of the Council after the legislative recess, completing the number of committee members with the new deputies and agreeing on a schedule. business and the inclusion of laws.
He added that "the council will not be a party to the differences and problems, as long as some political forces fail to agree on a national figure for the prime minister capable of leading the country in the current situation and this difficult stage."
He continued, "Unfortunately, there are those who are trying to plunge the legislative institution into the crisis and throw the ball into its yard, and what happened from blockages and previous data and the differences in positions of the parties complicated the political scene."
He stressed that "the House of Representatives distances itself from political conflicts and disputes, and is keen to expedite the formation of the government and not set a date for electing the President of the Republic unless it is preceded by a political agreement outside the parliament, and the completion of the constitutional dues."
He pointed out that "the Council has great duties and tasks related to important legislation and laws that affect the lives of citizens and the provision of basic services."
Abdullah called on the national forces and the parties to the political process to "the necessity of continuing dialogues and understandings and agreeing to choose and nominate personalities for the prime ministers and the republic, so that the House of Representatives can play its role and proceed with legal procedures in accordance with the constitution and the internal system, determine the session for the election of the president of the republic and assign the candidate of the largest bloc."
He explained that "the House of Representatives does not prefer holding sessions to elect the president of the republic and assign a personality to the prime minister unless it is preceded by a political agreement outside the parliament, because this will lead to complexity and more disagreements."
He pointed out that "the House of Representatives will not be an arena for deepening differences and seeks to unify the visions of the political forces, and it will work to perform its legislative and oversight tasks and continue its daily work with the beginning of the new legislative term." Ended 29 / AD 99