The deadline of 48 days, which was granted to Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi, to send the names of the candidates for the eight remaining ministries, the House of Representatives, without that, amid the political weights available today, before the voting session scheduled for tomorrow.
"Abdul Mahdi did not send the names of the ministers of the eight remaining ministries in his cabinet (defense, interior, higher education, education, culture, justice, migration, displacement and planning) so far, but they may arrive within hours," a political source said on December 3, 2018.
The next, or the morning of Monday, "according to Al-Quds Al-Arabi.
The source, who asked not to be identified, said the aim of the deputies’ request to send names 48 hours before the voting session is to give sufficient time to see the curricula vitae of the candidates.
He added that the reason not to send the names of candidates to the parliament, is not reached Abdul-Mahdi to an agreement with the political blocs, explaining that "the dispute on the Ministries of Interior, Defense and Justice, is the most prominent, while the rest of the ministries almost conclusive."
He pointed out that the remaining eight ministries are divided according to the following: Culture of the movement of Asaib Ahl al-Haq, education and planning year of the building alliance, and justice is different between the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan and the Kurdistan Democratic, and migration to minorities (Christian component), and higher education of the rule of law.
As for the Ministries of Defense and Interior, the dispute over the candidate of the "building" only coalition Falih Al Fayadh to the Ministry of Interior still exists, according to the source, which was likely to resort to the vote of deputies in the resolution of the position, while attention went back to the candidate of the coalition,
"national" Faisal Jarba for the post of Minister Defense, after accepting his objection to the decision to include the procedures of "accountability and justice".
The Supreme Judicial Council, accepting the objection of a candidate for the post of Ministry of Defense, the decision to include the procedures of "accountability and justice."
With this decision, Jarba is a strong candidate for the post of defense minister to compete with former parliament speaker Salim al-Jubouri, who is also one of the country’s top Sunni candidates.
As a result, the National Coalition headed by Iyad Allawi, who is due to be the position of "electoral entitlement", adherence to the candidate "sole" of the Ministry of Defense Faisal Fanar Aljraba, considering that "the acceptance of the Federal Court of Cassation appeal filed by the Jabba on the decision of the accountability and justice , Gave definitive evidence on the impartiality and independence of the judiciary. "
"The challenge is very big for the government, so how can you face this challenge and the cabinet is incomplete?" Said MP Mansour al-Baiji, the state’s lawmaker, so the prime minister must take full responsibility, not be affected by any pressure and attend the next meeting. And put the ball in the court of the House of Representatives to vote on them. "
"If he does not attend, the current government will not last long and will collapse at any moment because it will be a weak government that can not meet the challenges," he recalled. http://alrassid.org/news.php?NewsID=31412