Mutlaq – A Call to Guarantee the Independence of the Iraqi judiciary! + LJ’s Comment

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Mutlaq initiatives the call to guarantee the independence of the Iraqi judiciary and address for anyone who wants to revive the sectarian
Published on Friday, 21 December, 1/2012 11:41 | Written by: MG-FR-QA/Na

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BAGHDAD / obelisk: Deputy Prime Minister and leader of the Iraqi List, Saleh al-Mutlaq, Friday, asked for an initiative to ensure the independence of the Iraqi judiciary and addressed anyone who desires to revive the sectarian crisis, it the initiative would fail then the Iraqi List would then be invited to withdraw from the government, House of Representatives and the political process, describing arrest of members of the security guards of Finance Minister Rafie al-Issawi an unfortunate thing.

Mutlaq said in a press conference attended by “obelisk”, that “the the arrest of individuals protecting the Finance Minister Rafie al-Issawi is an unfortunate and thoughtless action” and called for “solving problems and accounting of the arrest Issawi’s protection detail.”

Mutlaq revealed he will launch an initiative to include “Confirming it would ensure the independence of the Iraqi judiciary under the supervision of all the political blocs and address for those who wish to revive sectarian project” saying: in the event of its failure would then call for the withdrawal of the Iraqi List from the government, House of Representatives and the political process.”

Mutlaq noted that “If Maliki does not know what is happening or what is happening now, we want an explanation,” noting that “the time has now come to have a comprehensive review of the political process and the security operation because this situation is no longer acceptable.”

The spokesman Supreme Judicial Council, Abdul Sattar Bayraktar revealed, Friday, that the commander of Regiment of Issawi’s protection detail, known as Colonel Mahmoud al-Issawi, confessed to committing terrorist acts with other people of the regiment and Central court investigation issued a judicial arrest warrant based on confessions was brought in for interrogation.

The Finance Minister and leader of the Iraqi List, Rafie al-Issawi said, Thursday evening, in a press conference that all his bodyguards were arrested by the force described Balumblyxiaoah is said that he is not an official, blaming Prime Minister responsibility for it and asking the House of Representatives for activating the request to withdraw confidence with him.

And already a security source said earlier in Baghdad, on Thursday, that a special task force of the counter-terrorism is to protect and then arrested Finance Minister Rafie al-Issawi and one of the other officers of the protection team in accordance with Article Four of the Terrorism Act.

It is noteworthy that a number of protections some Iraqi officials have accused the judiciary of its involvement in terrorist operations, most recently members of the protection of the former Vice President of the Republic is required to eliminate Tariq al-Hashimi has been sentenced to death later


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