Iraqi Prime Minister Hadier al-Abadi dismisses Council of Ministers secretary, two deputies

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi delivered a speech marking World Youth Day, saying his actions will not target any specific group, Al Jazeera reported on Thursday, August 13th. The war against corruption and the corrupt need no law.
The Iraqi Prime Minister dismissed Hamed Khalaf Ahmad, Secretary of the Council of Ministers and a known member of former Iraqi prime minister Nouri al-Malikiís inner circle, and two of his deputies. Al-Abadi warned demonstrators to be wary of groups he did not name, saying these groups are seeking to direct the demonstrators to clash with security forces and implement their divert demands.