Category: David M. Witty

David M. Witty

Iraqi Parliament votes for Defense & Interior Ministers’ nominations. Iraqi Parliament disapproves nominee for Education Minister. Iraqi Defense, Interior & … Read More

David M. Witty

Iraqi MP says plans to discuss completing PM’s cabinet in today’s meeting of Parliament have been postponed since the government … Read More



David M. Witty

Iraqi political sources say there are moves by some blocs to replace current PM Abdel-Mahdi with former PM Abadi. Some … Read More

David M. Witty

Iraqi MP from Fatah Coalition says Parliament’s schedule for next week does not contain a vote on vacant cabinet positions. … Read More



David M. Witty

In Iraq, source close to Muqtada Sadr says Sadr considers PM Abdel-Mahdi a failure & that his government will likely … Read More

David M. Witty

Iraqi PM Abdel-Mahdi confirms the need for continued US-Iraqi cooperation to defeat. US President: we will spend $3 billion to … Read More



David M. Witty

Iraqi Speaker of Parliament says next meeting will hold vote to complete cabinet formation & vote on 2019 national budget.… Read More

David M. Witty

Source in Iraq says PM Abdel-Mahdi is preparing to send nominee names to Parliament for approval for 6 of 8 … Read More



David M. Witty

Schedule for Iraqi Parliament’s meeting today does not contain a vote on unfilled cabinet positions. Still no political agreement on … Read More

David M. Witty

Iraqi Parliament excepted to vote tomorrow on remaining unfilled cabinet positions.… Read More



David M. Witty

Iraqi Parliament to meet today but not expected to vote on unfilled cabinet positions.… Read More

David M. Witty

Iraqi Parliament delays vote on unfilled cabinet positions. Iraqi Parliament meeting to approve unfilled cabinet positions ends in chaos & … Read More



David M. Witty

In Iraq, PM Abdel-Mahdi looking at names of 28 candidates for Defense Minister, among them former Speaker of Parliament Jabouri.… Read More

David M. Witty

Iraqi Parliament says there will be no vote today on unfilled cabinet positions due to political differences. Vote delayed until … Read More



David M. Witty

Sources say Iraqi Parliament meeting to select names for unfilled minister positions delayed because of lack of agreement on nominees.… Read More