Parliamentary Security hosts Al-Ghanimi and discusses with him the events of Baghdad, Basra, Dhi Qar and the imposition of the law
A source in the committee told Shafaq News Agency, "The committee held a meeting headed by the First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Mohsen Al-Mandalawi, and during the meeting, the Minister of Interior, Othman Al-Ghanimi, and the advanced cadre in the ministry were hosted."
He explained that "the meeting discussed the financial allocation of the Ministry of Interior in the Food Security Law and the Ministry's role in the fight against drugs."
The meeting also discussed, according to the source, "the recent security events in Baghdad and the governorates of Basra and Dhi Qar, and the enforcement of the law and security control in all governorates."
Basra governorate witnessed security tension on Monday evening, when gunmen exchanged fire, it was said that they were from the "Saraya al-Salam" and "Asa'ib Ahl al-Haq", specifically in the presidential palaces area where armed factions are present.
A day before, Dhi Qar witnessed security tension as well, when masked men tried to burn the governorate building and several departments in it.
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