Abadi decide to reduce protections for personal officials by 90% and restructuring battalions protections of the three presidencies

Author: AHF
Editor: AHF

8.20.2015 4:45 p.m.

Long-Presse / Baghdad
The President of the Council Wazzrahaidar Abadi, on Thursday, reducing personal protections for officials and presidencies by 90%, and while pointing to the cancellation of the protections of the characters and bring them back to the Interior and Defense Ministries, stressed that this decision provides 250 billion dinars annually to the state treasury.

Information Office of the Prime Minister, said in a statement received (range Press), a copy of it, "Based on the package of reforms presented by Mr. Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi started and endorsed by the Cabinet and approved by the House of Representatives, has orders Diwaniyah and directives were issued, and provided for the cuts great in the preparation of personal protections for officials and presidencies and others up to 90% percent. "

The statement noted "Cancel battalions protections own subsidiaries to the characters and bring them back to the defense and interior ministries by subordination to trained and qualified to do the national duties in defense of the homeland and the protection of citizens," noting that "this decision provides for the state budget of more than twenty thousand security element beyond their salaries 250 000 000 000 dinars per year. "

The statement continued that it "included restructuring battalions of special protection of the three presidencies and the offices of the Vice-President of the Republic and the offices of Deputy Prime Ministers canceled and define its duties and subordination and the transfer of its assets to assume the security functions to protect the country."