News of the nomination Hassani Iraqi Ministry of Defense
[rtl]Leader of the coalition of state law, Kamal Saadi confirms for "toss" that the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi yet to receive a candidate of the Iraqi Union of Forces for the defense minister.
[rtl]BAGHDAD Ahmed al-Saadi
Agreed the Union of Forces National Representative for the Sunni component on the nomination of former MP and leader of the Sunni Hassani to the post of defense minister in the government of Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, according to the news agency Iraqi close to the Islamic Supreme Council headed by Ammar al-Hakim. agency quoted "Buratha" sources from within the Sunni forces he was nominated Hajim to take over the Ministry of Defense rather than the candidates Jaber al-Jabri and Khalid al-Obeidi, who did not get consensus on them with other political parties within the coalition forces. sources pointed out that: "put the name of al-Hassani to take over as defense minister, came as a consensus candidate among the candidates list Rafie al-Issawi and Osama Najafi within the coalition forces. "
In a telephone interview, "toss" with the leadership of the State of Law coalition led by Nuri al-Maliki, Kamal al-Saadi, pointed out that the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has not yet received candidate Federation of Iraqi forces to the defense minister. said former MP Kamal Saadi: "It is not unlikely to put the name of Mr. Hassani to the post of defense minister, "pointing out that the National Alliance, which includes the Shiite forces would not object to the nomination of al-Hassani for this position. noteworthy that, Hassani, a Turkmen originally from Kirkuk province, and holds American citizenship, and served as the President of the Assembly National representative of the Iraqi bloc with former President Ghazi al-Yawar, also held membership in the Council of Representatives of the previous session as an independent part of the coalition of state law. , and when the first Iraqi government was formed in 2004 and assumed the post of Minister of Industry and Minerals therein.
He also led negotiations to write the constitution and saw his stances big in the defense of all segments of Iraqi society and was one of the most defenders of the rights of Iraqi women as he was able to convince the Sunni Arabs to participate in the writing of the Constitution, despite their non-participation in the elections. At the 2010 elections Aútlv with the current prime minister Nouri al-Maliki in the State of Law coalition won 89 seats and the menu was chosen officially speaking on its behalf. He is currently the seats in the Iraqi Council of Representatives. graduated from the University of Mosul in 1977 and left Iraq and completed his studies in the United States, where he received in 1982, a master's degree in economics from the University of Nebraska and a doctorate in 1990 in the field of industrial organization from the University of Connecticut. And work in the field of teaching in a number of American universities and then founded and presided over the Internet company in Los Angeles, also served as president of the American Company for Investment and Trade in Los Angeles.