Sabri: real reform is the reform of the judicial system

Dated: September 1, 2015

BAGHDAD / News Network Iraq confirmed the Office of the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, Tuesday, that it is not the prerogative of the Council of Ministers or the President to sack the judiciary Chairman Medhat al-Mahmoud, while noting that it can not implement reforms without the presence spend a fair and impartial.

A spokesman for the Office Saad al-Hadithi In a press statement today: "The Iraqi constitution did not give the President of the Council of Ministers, or cabinet met for the right to dismiss the head of the judiciary or interference in the affairs of the judiciary," noting that "from the jurisdiction of the legislative and judicial branches of government."

He added newborn, that "reform packages announced by Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi can not be applied without the presence of an impartial judiciary and just to stand against mafias corruption ", noting that" al-Abadi stressed the importance of the role of the judiciary and called explicitly for actions to support the reforms. "Dozens demonstrated earlier, on Monday, in front of Supreme Judicial Council building in Baghdad to demand the resignation of President of the Council Medhat al-Mahmoud and make real reforms in the judiciary.