Judicial Council decides to link the financial and administrative corruption and money laundering courts Court of Appeal Rusafa

Mon Aug 17 2015 15:08

(Voice of Iraq) - Baghdad

It announced a judicial authority in Iraq, on Monday, linking financial and administrative corruption courts and economic crime and money laundering Court of Appeals Rusafa, while suggesting to the appointment of Judge Jassem Mohammed Aboud president for the resumption of Rusafa and Abdul-Wahab al-Bayati of the Court of Appeal of Diyala.

A spokesman for the judiciary Judge Abdul Sattar Bayrakdar "The Supreme Judicial Council held this morning, its exceptional and that continues up to now, the presence of all members of the council."

Bayraktar said that "the decisions made ​​so far, is to link financial and administrative corruption and economic crime and money laundering Rusafa Court of Appeals Courts", stressing that "the judge has been appointed chairman Jassim Mohammed Aboud for the resumption of Rusafa."

Bayrakdar He said, "Abboud was the chairman of the Court of resuming Diyala", pointing out that "it was the appointment of Judge Abdul-Wahab al-Bayati, head of the Court of Appeal Diyala Federal", stressing at the same time "the formation of the integrity of the court in every presidency resume and activate the role of the public prosecutor of the public money crimes ".

The Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, announced on Sunday, reducing the number of Cabinet members to 22 members instead of 33 members, pointing to the restructuring of some ministries merged with another cross.

The judiciary announced on August 15, 2015, for an extraordinary session held on Monday, to discuss the expanded meetings held today the results, and confirmed that the meeting will take important decisions, with the head of the judiciary to prosecute corrupt Medhat al-Mahmoud Whatever their addresses.

The Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in the August 14, 2015, called, of the judiciary to take "drastic action" to confirm the prestige of the judiciary and its independence and enable it to fight corruption.

The representative of the religious authority in Karbala, Abdul Mahdi al-Karbalai on the same day, called, to the inclusion of the judiciary firmly reform and revision of laws that opened the way for corruption, and stressed that the reform is not without important laws version including the salary scale law, and as warned hamper reforms b "suitable position" by the people, counting that of "logical" giving officials a chance to prove "good intentions".

The head of the Council of Ministers, was taken, Sunday, (the ninth of August now 2015), six reform decisions, represented the abolition of the posts of Vice President and the Prime Minister "immediately", and reduce the comprehensive and immediate in the number of protections for state officials, Dmenhm three presidencies, ministers, MPs and special grades and Directors General and conservatives and members of the provincial councils and their grades, as the face of the removal of all senior positions from quotas partisan and sectarian, and the abolition of the special provisions for each presidencies bodies and state institutions and retirees of them, as well as guidance to open past and current files of corruption, under the supervision of a supreme committee to combat corruption are formed from specialists and working principle (Where did you get this), and called on the judiciary to adopt a number of specialized judges well-known integrity fully to investigate and prosecute corrupt, and feminine ministries and agencies to increase efficiency in government work and reduce costs, while the Council of Ministers called for the approval of the decisions and call the House of Representatives to ratify to enable the Prime Minister of the reforms called for by the supreme religious authority and demanded by the citizens, and the Council of Ministers approved unanimously this reform package, on the same day.

Parliament has approved, in turn, by an absolute majority of those reforms, in, (the 11th of August now), and reinforced by other package included a 24 of his own paragraph, including the dismissal of the ministers of electricity and financial resources.

The whole motionless on the back of a large-scale rally began in (the 31st of July 2015), and then spread to the majority of provinces to protest against corruption and the deterioration of services, on top of electricity.

Supreme Shiite religious authority has lined up with the mass movement, and called on al-Abadi to "strike hard" on the "abusers" people's money, saying it has repeatedly called to the need for reforms and the fight against corruption, as called for on Friday (the 14th of August now), to purge the judiciary of corruption.