HAT TIP: The IQD Team
We have been wondering what Talalbani’s position on Maliki was.
There were some concerns that he didn’t want to vote against Maliki.
In the article we just posted, it mentioned the other four political blocks, but not Talalbani.
Which is why we really liked this article! Lots of great info in this article too!
~ Mr. IQD
Monday, May 21 / May 2012 12:23 [Baghdad – where]
A source familiar with the meeting of leaders and representatives of political blocs, which was held in the province of Najaf, at the invitation of the cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, resulted in two letters sent to the National Alliance and President Jalal Talabani.
The source told all of Iraq
[where] “The meeting resulted in Najaf to the first two letters of the National Alliance to find a replacement for Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki in a week and other personal nomination for the post of prime minister.”
“It was also provided a letter to President Jalal Talabani, urging him to withdraw confidence from the al-Maliki,” adding that “the Iraqi National Congress leader Ahmed Chalabi, who attended the meeting had been assigned to deliver the letters to the National Alliance and Talabani.”
A number of leaders of political blocs have held on Saturday afternoon last consultative meeting at the home of the cleric Moqtada al-Sadr in Najaf after the deadline given to Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki last Thursday and the failure of the National Alliance to reach compromise solutions because of the dispute that erupted between the Sadrists and the rule of law .
The al-Sadr has sent a letter to the prime minister after a meeting of Arbil on 28 April last and was attended by al-Sadr and President Jalal Talabani and parliament speaker Osama Najafi and President of Kurdistan, Massoud Barzani, the head of the list of Iraq, Iyad Allawi. Included nine points, including the bind-Maliki implementation of the Convention of Arbil and decisions Five of the meeting will be withdrawn and not trust him and that was rejected by a coalition of state law, led by Maliki as an unacceptable threat. “is over 2.