Justice: death penalty will not be reviewed by more than once
BAGHDAD / long-Presse
Haidar al - Zamili, during a press conference in the parliament building with the members of the Legal Committee, and attended (range Press), "The Ministry of Justice bygone follow - up to improve measures to improve the laws that can be modified and developed for speed of delivery , "noting that" obstruction ofexecutions is not about people, but actions. "
Zamili added that" under the modified Code of criminal procedure, the retrial will be a one - time, not open as before for a number , "calling prosecutors to "comply with this amendment."
the Prime Minister Haider al - Abadi may face, on Saturday, to form a committee to resolve the convicts file death, while stressing the need to identify the reasons and obstacles that are delaying the implementation ofthese provisions.
the presidency of the Republic of Iraq has denied, week the past, charges the Justice Department to "the presence of some three thousand death row in prisons have not been approved its judgments , " and pointed to " the ratification of all terrorism offenses penalty files that targeted Iraqi citizens", while confirming its intention to "move the criminal against the Justice Department complaint charges mislead the public opinion and defamation Presidency of the Republic. " It is
noteworthy that the Ministry of Justice announced that , beginning July of this, the execution of five convicts to become the number of carried out their sentences 37 convicted during the past two months, while showed that the number of death row who have completed their rule by the Iraqi judiciary , has not issued against them decrees Republic, they are nearly 3000, as well as new provisions that are currently issued, refusing to"categorical" no political or international intervention to stop the implementation of those provisions under human rights or other cover affirmed, because "Iraqi blood sanctity of higher" than that. The political and popular events had demanded, recently, the need to implement the death sentence of convicted terrorists, against the background of the suicide bombing in the Karrada district in the central Baghdad at dawn that day, which killed hundreds of people dead or wounded.
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