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Tishwash: Iraqi President: Prime Minister Has Agreed To Resign And Requests An AcceptableAlternative

Iraqi President Barham Salih, announced that Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi has agreed to resign, but with the demand for understanding on an acceptable alternative within the framework of the Constitution.

Saleh said in a speech, “The Prime Minister has agreed to submit his resignation, asking the political blocs to reach an acceptable alternative, in light of the commitment to constitutional and legal contexts and to prevent a constitutional vacuum.”

He added, “I personally continue consultations and meetings with the various blocs, forces and popular actors, in order to bring about the desired reforms and within the constitutional and legal contexts in a manner that preserves the stability of Iraq, protects public security and promotes higher national interests, certain that the current situation is unsustainable. “We really need big changes to make.”

He continued, “The demands of the Iraqi people have been put to the test. In the grievances and adversity, the true and sincere men and the real men of the homeland appear to make adversity and adversity a means of leapfrogging, advancement and progress. We must make this circumstance suitable for construction and progress, and prevent the impulse and setback. ”

The President of the Republic, “Whether we are a government, parliament or popular events, the responsibility binds us all to protect the homeland from tampering with the bad intentions of the abusers just as it obliges us to get rid of corruption and spoilers, so I invite you and ourselves to protect our homeland and preserve the peaceful demonstrations so that we can all achieve the demands Iraq is healthy. ”

“I am with you, and I will stay, and I will do my best to fulfill the right demands. I am following with exceptional interest the investigation of the martyrs and the wounded. My heart and deep feelings with their generous families that deserve from the state all fairness and appreciation, no one is credited with this fairness, it is a responsibility and honesty, otherwise there is no good in a position, no matter how high and large, if he did not do justice to the oppressed and save a poor from his poverty and protect a country and cherish his sons. Iraq deserves a lot from us. ”   link

Cutebwoy:  Urgent .. Iraqi President announces the resignation of Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi

Iraqi President Barham Saleh said on Thursday that Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi had agreed to resign.

The President of the Republic, during a television broadcast today, that the Prime Minister agreed to submit his resignation, demanding the blocks to choose the appropriate alternative.

President Saleh added that corruption files were referred to the judiciary.

President Saleh revealed that a national dialogue is underway in the presidency to discuss the structural imbalances in the system of government, in accordance with the constitutional and democratic contexts, and works to achieve the demand of Iraqis in the rule of Rashid.

Iraq has witnessed several demonstrations in various cities during the month, demanding the elimination of corruption and the provision of employment opportunities, which resulted in the occurrence of many martyrs.


Earthfirst:  Exclusive: Iran intervenes to prevent ousting of Iraqi prime minister – sources

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Iran has stepped in to prevent the ouster of Iraqi Prime Minister Abdel Abdul Mahdi by two of Iraq’s most influential figures amid weeks of anti-government demonstrations, sources close to both men told Reuters.  LINK


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