Movement to include the vote on the President of the Republic in the upcoming parliamentary session
Shafaq News/ A source in the coordinating framework revealed a political movement to include the paragraph of the election of the President of the Republic in the agenda of the parliament session, today, Wednesday, dedicated to voting on the resignation of Parliament Speaker Muhammad al-Halbousi, and choosing a deputy for him.
The source told Shafaq News Agency, that there is a movement among the political forces with the aim of including the paragraph of electing the President of the Republic on the agenda of today's session of the House of Representatives.
He added, that according to this move and what was agreed upon in principle, the resignation of Parliament Speaker Muhammad al-Halbousi will be rejected and the candidate for the position of the first deputy speaker of parliament will be elected, and then the paragraph of electing the President of the Republic will be included.
After the election of the president, and according to the prepared scenario, the source says, today's session will also assign Muhammad Shiaa al-Sudani to form a government.
Earlier, 11 independent deputies in the Iraqi parliament announced that they would not attend the council session scheduled for today, hours after a similar decision taken by deputies of the extension movement.
[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]