The five-party meeting ends in Erbil and the Kurdistan Democratic Party show 8/20
The five-party meeting ends in Erbil and the Kurdistan Democratic Party show "flexibility" in attitudes
8/20/2015 0 Comments
Side of the city of Arbil in the Kurdistan region of Iraq ......Long-Presse / Sulaymaniyah An informed source in the Kurdistan region of Iraq, on Thursday, the five Kurdish parties concluded a meeting today in Arbil on to reach agreement on the presidency of the Kurdistan region, while noting that the Democratic Party expressed Alkstana positions characterized as "flexibility".
The source said, in an interview to the (long-Presse), "The meeting today was held in Saad Abdullah conference hall in Erbil, comprised of the Democratic Party of Kurdistan, the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK), and change, the Islamic Community, the Islamic Union." The source, who asked not to be named, said: "The five parties have been held since the morning until noon, continuing a meeting of three hours without a break, and I discussed about the project made by the Kurdistan Democratic Party to resolve the problem of the presidency," adding that "the meeting was not the glory, but the five parties decided to continue the meetings, and this will be the political bureau of the Kurdistan Democratic Party meeting internally, as well as the other parties to the case, and then are held five meeting again. "
The source confirmed that "the presidency of the Kurdistan region was the most prominent point of the meeting hubs", noting that "the Democratic Party expressed its readiness to provide a softer stance."
The five Kurdish parties demanded, on Wednesday, (2015,8,19) to postpone the extraordinary parliamentary session to be held today to next Sunday, while stressing the Kurdistan parliament secretary Fakhruddin capable, there is no any reason for the delay, the legal committee confirmed Parliament has not received yet a formal request to postpone today's meeting.
As decided Kurdistan region of Iraq's parliament, on Wednesday, postponed its "emergency" project about the presidency of the Kurdistan region, which was to be held today for lack of quorum, while stressing that it will be a new hearing scheduled for another day.
And announced the five Kurdish parties, on Tuesday (18 August 2015), its agreement to postpone the parliamentary session for Wednesday, to discuss the presidency of the region, with the reason attributed to the "need" for more time and consultations on the subject.
Announced the Office of the Presidency of the Kurdistan region, on Tuesday (Al19mn August 2015), the presidency of the province meeting with the political parties will be held today as a first stage, as he emphasized that the second phase of the meeting will be held later with the political parties outside the government and parliament.
The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, led by former President Jalal Talabani, announced on Tuesday (18 August 2015), postponement of the meeting between the five main parties in the Kurdistan region due today, to discuss a compromise solution to the crisis of the presidency to tomorrow, Wednesday, as did not disclose the reasons for the postponement.
The Legal Committee of the Parliament of Kurdistan confirmed, on Monday (the 17th of August 2015), that the Shura Council resolution on the survival of regional president, Massoud Barzani, in the office and full powers "non-binding" to the parliament, being the owner of such "legislative Top" in the region, noting that the function of the Shura Council, "a judicial explanatory" allow him to resolve disputes executive.
The Shura Council in the Kurdistan region decided, on Monday (17 August 2015), President of the Kurdistan region Massoud Barzani stay in office and full powers.
The Shura territory Council, was established according to Law No. 14 and the legislature by the National Council of Kurdistan - Iraq (Kurdistan Parliament) in (20/10/2008), and associated administrative Minister of Justice, and the goal of its founding consider administrative disputes, and ensure the unity of legislation, standardization the foundations of legislative drafting.
It specializes codification and opinion, and advice on legal matters and administrative justice in Kurdistan, and his opinion is binding on the issues submitted to it by higher authorities.
The presidency of the Kurdistan parliament announced on Monday, its intention to "extraordinary" meeting held in the morning of the tenth of next Wednesday approved (the 19th of August 2015 the current), to discuss a draft resolution presidency of the region.
The official spokesman for the Kurdistan Democratic Bloc, Jafar Amenki, counting by holding a press conference on Monday, that the parliamentary session "unusual" to be held next Wednesday, "illegal" for non-compliance on them.
And on the frequency of direct threats to him he said Abu Karwan he does not count any threat "straw" account.