Will not be "restored" by Iraq except in one case! .. 70 billion dollars move parliamentary committees
1/20/2019

The Iraqi parliament is working to find an international legal formula that would allow it to recover the money that had fled with the US occupation of Iraq in 2003.

Parliamentary committees, especially the parliamentary committee, headed by Mohamed Halboussi, are moving to make amendments that would give Iraq the opportunity to negotiate with foreign parties about the recovery of those billions.

According to MP Salim Hamza, a member of the Legal Committee, said in a statement yesterday that "the Committee is currently in the process of amendments to allow the recovery of funds from Iraq officials fleeing since 2003.

"He revealed that "the presence of more than 70 billion dollars of Iraqi funds fled abroad with the arrival of US forces, which are sufficient funds to get Iraq out of the pitfalls, but at the same time confirmed that the restoration of the pledge, in" the restoration of Iraq’s status and regional and local power. "

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Relay" resolved the ministries of "crisis" to the second legislative term of parliament
1/20/2019

Iraqi political blocs have agreed to postpone the completion of the ministerial cabin to next March, during the second legislative term, according to the latest declarations.

According to local media reported today, the parliament and its deputies are busy discussing the paragraphs of the budget of 2019, before approving them in a period not exceeding the end of the legislative term ends on February 3.

Bashir Haddad, a member of the Presidency of the Parliament, said in the same context, that there is no agreement so far between the parties to the dispute on the completion of the cabin of Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi, likely to postpone the vote on the remaining ministries beyond the holiday of the current legislative term, to allow the opportunity Further negotiations and consultations.

Which is confirmed by the MP for the construction coalition Amer al-Fayez as well, pointing out that there is a political agreement to migrate the completion of the cab and naming the heads of parliamentary committees to the next legislative term, especially since the political forces,

at the time of writing these lines did not reach any solutions or agreements On the candidates for the remaining three ministries "Defense, Interior and Justice", although other reports speak of attempts to resolve education and justice before February.

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Anger in the Iraqi parliament signals a revolt against Abdul Mahdi
1/20/2019

MP Alaa Sukkar that some new developments in the formation of the Iraqi government will appear in the coming days.He added in a statement that Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi, left the matter to the political blocs to resolve the selection of ministers (Interior, Defense and Justice), during the coming period.

He explained that leaving the matter to the political blocs to resolve the three ministries, could contribute to resolving the crisis in the coming days.

Earlier, the MP for "Saron", Rami al-Sakini, said that the bloc "reform and reconstruction" will not vote on any candidate is a partisan or came to "a decision from outside Iraq," while Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi, "not to play the role of doctor in Emergency lobby ", refused to form a government with" convenient installment.

"The source of the parliament, that the state of anger prevail in the Iraqi Council of Representatives, after the completion of the formation of the government, where the selection of ministers of Interior, Defense and Interior so far, especially after the expiration of the deadline of 100 days.

The source added that the state of anger will push some alliances to take decisive positions towards the Mahdi government, and accounting for the past period, especially that it has not made anything concrete on the ground so far, "according to his description.

"The Iraqi parliament continues its meetings, ranging from discussing the budget paragraphs of 2019, and reading some bills before the end of the first legislative term, without the table of any reference to the completion of the formation of the government, amid accusations by some ministers of the government sectarianism.

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The House of Representatives postpones the consideration of two different laws and ends its session
1/19/2019
The Iraqi Council of Representatives on Saturday read three laws, two of them there is a sharp dispute between them and did not legislate since previous sessions.

The Council had held earlier in the day its regular session for the first legislative year in the first legislative term of the fourth session, headed by Mohammed Halbusi and the presence of deputies from various parliamentary blocs.

A parliamentary source told Ashqaf News that, at the request of the Legal Committee, it was decided to postpone the first reading of the draft law amending the fines law contained in Penal Code No. (111) for the year 1969 and other special laws No. (6) of 2008.

The source added that it was also decided to postpone the first reading of the draft law of the Federal Supreme Court, and the first reading of the draft federal civil service law at the request of the Commission itself.

According to the source, the Council decided after the adjournment of the meeting until next Tuesday at one o’clock.

It is noteworthy that the last two laws are disputed by the parties and political parties and was unable to pass the Iraqi parliament in the previous three legislative sessions to pass them.

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Iraqi parliament enters the Guinness Book of "failure" .. 135 days "without legislation" no law!
1/17/2019

Any political or non-political race in the achievement of an achievement, calculated within the period of assuming any responsibility .. The Iraqi parliament racing with the failed governments to break the record of failure in political performance and entry into the Guinness Book of Guinness, if we argued that there is a standard in this encyclopedia Measured by government failure.

The parliament is still standing in front of the legislation of the laws under its dome, 135 days after the formation of the current parliament, and the passage of four months to perform his deputies to the constitutional right, as he did not pass any law, throughout this period, knowing that early this month was due to end of life Constitutional provisions of the first legislative term.

The official website of the Iraqi Council of Representatives shows that the parliament held 26 meetings during the past four months, while the legislative laws section is free of any law, while the laws section of the legislation show the existence of 6 projects, the most prominent of which is the draft law of the budget of 2019.

Observers believe that the delay in the formation of the Iraqi government, and the continuing disagreement between the parliamentary blocs on ministerial portfolios, led to the delay of Parliament in the adoption of important laws, which relate to the lives of Iraqis, notably the budget.

The House of Representatives holds two meetings each week to discuss the agenda, which is placed by the Presidency of the Parliament, while postponing many of the meetings not to achieve a quorum due to political conflicts, the ministerial posts.

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Abdul Mahdi: Every corruption will be targeted
1/16/2019

, said Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi , presided over the second meeting of the Supreme Council for the new anti – corruption headquarters in the Iraqi High Criminal Court on Wednesday that all the process of corruption will be targeted.


Said Abdul – Mahdi said in a statement Alsumaria News received a copy of it, after the meeting, "We congratulate the Office of Financial Supervision effort by issuing his latest report, which showed significant differences in the disbursement of pensions which confirms the positive role of the institutions of oversight and the need to support , " stressing that "all the process of corruption will be targeted "He said.




He added that "the role of the Council is the process of high-level coordination among the regulatory bodies as a whole and focus their efforts in one direction," pointing out that "the goal of the restructuring of the Supreme Council to combat corruption is to enable him to take deterrent measures and work to provide support Financial and security and legislative process to combat corruption and accelerate. "

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Parliamentary Finance intends to reduce the sale of hard currency and open the auction file
1/17/2019



, a source in the parliamentary Finance Committee, on Thursday, the Commission ‘s intention to open an auction sale currency file, while noting that it would take several measures to reduce the sale of hard currency.


The source said in an interview for Alsumaria News, "The Finance Committee will work in the next few days to open the file auction currency in order to codify the waste in the sale of hard currency, which is the Central Bank,"


noting that "it is unfair that the bank sold more than 300 million Dollars per day without reflecting on the services and imports of customs and taxes to maintain the exchange rate. "


The source, who asked not to be named, said that "this caused great damage to the Iraqi economy and its inputs through which are compensated state budgets,"


noting that "the Finance Committee is taking urgent measures to reduce the sale of the Central Bank of hard currency amounting to about 100 million dollars Daily instead of $ 300 million a day through strict control to reduce waste of public money. "


It is noteworthy that the Central Bank is conducting daily meetings to buy and sell foreign currencies, except public holidays, which stops the bank from these auctions.

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Parliamentary finance announces the hosting of most of the officials of the ministries before the adoption of the budget
1/8/2019



Baghdad: Sumer News
The parliamentary Finance Committee decided on Tuesday to host most of the officials of ministries, bodies and presidencies to discuss their budgets by a series of meetings before the budget is submitted to vote, indicating that the price of oil is still fixed at $ 56 a barrel.

"The Finance Committee held a meeting today to discuss the budget and proposed amendments to it," Committee member Siham al-Aqili said in an interview.

She added that "the Committee decided to host the majority of officials of the ministries of state and bodies and presidencies to discuss budgets by two ministries at each meeting," noting that "today’s meeting hosted the Minister of Culture to discuss the allocations and budget of the ministry and make the required adjustments."

"Future meetings will witness the hosting of officials of the Ministries of Interior, Defense, Electricity, Oil, Trade and Transport, the Information and Communications Commission, the presidency of the Republic and ministers."

"The price of a barrel of oil in the budget of 2019 is still fixed at $ 56 and 12% share of the region," noting that the Committee is still considering the proposals submitted by members and blocks amendments made.

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The Iraqi parliament is failing to complete the government lineup
1/8/2019

BAGHDAD, Jan. 8 (Petra) – The Iraqi parliament on Tuesday failed to vote on the remaining ministers of the government of Adel Abdul Mahdi.

The deputy in the Iraqi parliament, Ahmed al-Shammari: The presidency of the parliament adjourned the meeting to Thursday, without reasons.

He said the parliament session had been postponed for two weeks.

It was scheduled to be resolved the rest of the remaining ministries; defense, interior, justice, education, but the decision to lift the meeting prevented it, considering that the postponement failed to parliament for not completing the government lineup.

Al-Shammari attributed the reasons for lifting the meeting because there is no agreement between the blocs on the choice of ministers, specifically the Ministries of Defense and Interior.

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Abadi discussed with the US ambassador the withdrawal of foreign troops from Iraq
1/4/2019

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Former Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Thursday he had discussed with US Ambassador to Iraq Douglas Seleman the start of a partial withdrawal of foreign forces from the country.

A statement issued by the office of Abadi said that "the start of the implementation of the reduction of the number of foreign troops in Iraq, according to the plan set by the previous government for this purpose after the elimination of an advocate."

There was no official statement from the Iraqi government regarding Abadi’s talk with Suleiman, especially that it comes days after US President Donald Trump’s visit to Iraq, in which he stressed that there was no intention of the United States to withdraw its troops from the country.

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