Iraq decided to suspend its members attend the meetings of the House of Representatives
17/12/2011 09:17

Baghdad, December 17 (Rn) - The Iraqi List led by former Prime Minister Iyad Allawi on Saturday, suspending the membership of all the deputies to attend meetings of the Council in protest against the practices of the establishment of a regional government, Diyala and Salah al-Din in addition to the mechanism of the political process.
Announced the provinces of Salahaddin and Diyala provinces earlier administratively and economically independent, but a coalition of state law and its leader, Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki announced their rejection of the two demands.
According to the Iraqi List led by Iyad Allawi, asked the provinces to form regions bear Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki because of the confiscation powers of the provinces.

The decision of the House of Representatives and a member of the Iraqi List, Muhammad Al-Khalidi told the Kurdish news agency (Rn), that "the Iraqi List, has decided to suspend its members to attend all sessions of the House of Representatives today because of the political government of the province established the provinces of Diyala and Salah al-Din."
Khalidi explained that "the decision to suspend the membership also came against the backdrop of the policy adopted by the government in the management of the situation in the country," noting that "reverse its decision to list related to the extent of the government's response to the demands of the establishment of regions and alter the course of the political process."

And issued the National Alliance in Diyala, the author of the mass of Shahid al-Mihrab and state law, the Sadrists and the Virtue Party and the National Reform Movement in the earlier statement regarding the announcement Region sectarian strife and inappropriate to the circumstances to maintain now.