Confirmation of Shafak News.. The Democratic Party reveals its cabinet formation and one of the foreign ministry candidates
Shafaq News/ The Kurdistan Democratic Party confirmed, on Wednesday, that it had obtained three ministries in the expected government of Muhammad Shiaa Al-Sudani, while a ministry goes to the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan.
The representative of the Kurdistan Democratic Party bloc, Ikhlas al-Dulaimi, told Shafaq News Agency, that the share of the Kurdish component in the new government will be four ministries, and that the Democratic Party's entitlement will be the ministries of Foreign Affairs, Justice (and Construction, Housing and Municipalities), while the Ministry of Environment will go to the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan.
And on the names of candidates for ministerial portfolios, Al-Dulaimi said. "No one knows it, it is the head of the Democratic Party, Massoud Barzani, who determines it," noting that the names of the candidates will be presented this evening or tomorrow to the person in charge of forming the government, Muhammad Shia Al-Sudani.
But Al-Dulaimi pointed out that the Kurdistan Democratic Party will send seven names of candidates for ministerial portfolios, and that Fuad Hussein is one of the candidates to receive the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
She also confirmed that the person in charge of forming the government will give the Ministry of Migration and Displacement to the Christian component.
The Prime Minister-designate, Muhammad Shia Al-Sudani, is preparing to present his cabinet formation to the Iraqi parliament, after he has finished drawing the outlines of ministerial quotas with the participating political forces.
A leader in the coordinating framework told Shafaq News Agency, that the government lineup will consist of 22 ministries, and so far, 14 ministers have been named, provided that the rest of the portfolios will be completed with the political forces, in order to present them to the House of Representatives in the coming days to obtain its confidence and form his new government.
He added that the ministerial portfolios were distributed according to electoral maturity and political representation in the House of Representatives, where the Shiite component represented by the coordination framework will get 12 ministries, which are (interior, oil, finance, electricity, health, higher education, agriculture, transportation, and labor). and Social Affairs, Sports and Youth, Water Resources, Communications).
He added, while the share of the Sunni component will be six ministries, which are (defense, planning, education, industry, commerce, and culture), and the Kurdish component will get 4 ministries, which are each of (foreign, justice, housing). age, and environment).
He pointed out that three non-sovereign ministries from the government line-up will go to independents, Christians and Turkmen.
It is expected that the Sudanese government will pass in the House of Representatives without any obstacles, in the absence of the 73 Sadrist bloc deputies who announced their resignation from the parliament on June 12.
However, this government is expected to face thorny economic, political and security challenges.
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