Khalil proposes two ways for the scenario of the President of the Republic, and confirms: Saleh is rejected by the Coordinator and his party
Shafaq News/ A member of the Kurdistan Democratic Party, MP Mahma Khalil, ruled out today, Tuesday, holding a parliament session next Thursday to elect the president of the republic. its admissibility.”
In an interview with Shafaq News Agency, MP Mahma Khalil said that "the next sessions of the House of Representatives will be devoted to determining the day of the session to elect the President of the Republic in accordance with Articles 70 and 71 of the Iraqi Constitution, in the presence of two-thirds of the members of the House of Representatives," while ruling out "a session of the House of Representatives on Thursday. next for the election of the President of the Republic.
Khalil added, "As an electoral merit, size and weight, the Democratic Party has the right to present its candidate for the presidency, who is Riber Ahmed, and this right was used by the other components in the presidency of the parliament and in the prime ministership."
The Kurdistan Democratic Party member continued, "It is in the interest of the Iraqi people that the parties that insist that the position of the President of the Republic be from a particular party, and this matter was left by the Sunnis as well as the Shiites in the positions of the presidency of the House of Representatives and the ministers, so it is in the interest of the brothers in the Patriotic Union not to cling to this the culture".
Khalil suggested, “Two methods are used in the matter of agreeing on a candidate for the Kurdish House for the presidency, which are: Either go to one reference, which is the parliament of the region, to nominate a candidate for the presidency, or adopt weight and electoral merit in the process of choosing the party that presents a candidate for the presidency.” .
The representative of the Kurdistan Democratic Party explained, "The Shiite house's agreement on Muhammad Shia'a Al-Sudani to nominate for prime minister, we respect him, and he is a national figure, and I dealt with him personally, and he is close to everyone."
Khalil indicated that "there is a meeting held between the head of the Kurdistan Democratic Party, Massoud Barzani, and (his nephew) Bafel Talabani, and they reached advanced levels of understandings, but the issue of renewing Barham Salih as President of the Republic, this will not happen," indicating that " Saleh has lost his political compass, and he is not acceptable in the political space, who accepted Muhammad al-Halbousi for the presidency of the House of Representatives, and Muhammad Shi`a al-Sudani as prime minister.
The representative of the Kurdistan Democratic Party pointed out that "Saleh's clinging to this position is what created the political blockage, as he has problems with the coordination framework, and problems even within his party."
Yesterday, Monday, Arafat Karam, the official in charge of the Iraq file at the headquarters of the Kurdistan Democratic Party, considered the position of the presidency of the Iraqi Republic an electoral entitlement for the people of Kurdistan, calling for the region's parliament to be the "final arbiter" on the issue of selection as a "consensual solution."
Yesterday, Monday, the Secretary-General of Asa'ib Ahl al-Haq, Qais al-Khazali, called on the Kurdish blocs to agree and settle their candidate for the post of President of the Republic, after the Shiite coordination framework agreed to nominate Muhammad Shia al-Sudani for the position of Prime Minister.
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