Iraq's vice presidents challenging the decision to cancel their posts 9/23
Iraq's vice presidents challenging the decision to cancel their posts
Iraqi MP revealed on the progress of Iraq's vice presidents appealed to the Federal Court, the decision to cancel their positions issued by the Prime Minister two months ago, within the reform packages demanded by the demonstrators Iraqis.
Abdul Rahman Al Majidi of Amsterdam: The intention of the Vice-Presidents of the Republic of Iraq to appeal to the Federal Court, the decision to cancel their office, who was at the forefront of the prime minister Haider al-Abadi reforms.
Abadi was issued assertive reform under a hail demonstrations raided two months ago, in the capital Baghdad and central and southern governorates demanding the eradication of corruption and sectarianism and party quotas and improve services. And included the first package of reforms, a comprehensive and immediate reduction in the number of protections for all state officials, including the three presidencies, ministers, MPs and special grades and general managers, governors and members of the provincial councils and their grades, and are converted surplus to the defense and interior ministries by subordination to trained and qualified to carry out national duties, in defense the homeland and protect citizens, and continue to identify other privileges for officials including (motor housing) according to fair legal standards, and the abolition of the posts of Vice President and the Prime Minister immediately, and keep all the top positions of the independent bodies, agents and Ministries and advisers and managers of two years of political and sectarian quotas, and shall Commission professional appointed by the Prime Minister and the selection of candidates in the light of the competence and integrity to benefit from the expertise of national and international standards in this area, and an exemption from the required conditions are not available, and the feminine ministries and agencies to increase efficiency in government work and reduce costs.
Abadi and subjected to criticism from the political blocs that have shared positions among themselves, where he held the heads of three large blocks posts of Vice-President of the Republic who canceled their posts, but they are responding to these positions, according to the Iraqi constitution, which provides for the selection of Vice President of the Republic or more.
Observers Iraqis are expected to gain Iraq's vice presidents, who are former Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki and Orias Minister Iyad Allawi, former Parliament Speaker Osama Najafi, appeal to the influence of quotas partisanship and sectarianism in Iraq, and remain in office, which did not they leave so far not to sign the Iraqi president in spite of the approval of Parliament.
The MP for the National Alliance, Ibrahim Bahr al-Ulum, revealed on Wednesday, providing the Vice-Presidents of the Republic appealed to the Federal Court's decision dismissed by Prime Minister al-Abadi because they deem unconstitutional.
Uloum said in remarks published by an Iraqi news sites, said that "the mandate he received the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi by the House of Representatives, in August last to implement and papers parliamentary and government reform, you need some legal paragraphs to the legislation in Parliament."
Bahr al-Ulum said, "The decision to cancel the posts of Vice-President of the Republic Act by the Council of Ministers came complement the reforms made by the Abadi aim of harmony with the Constitution and the law."
The Sea of Science, said that "the bill abolishing the posts of Vice-President of the Republic Act will be included on the agenda of the meetings agenda after the Eid in order to speed up the legislation."
It is expected to discuss the Iraqi parliament after Eid al-Adha holiday a law to determine the survival or cancel the posts of Vice-President of the Republic, according to the MP for the coalition of state law, Abbas al-Bayati of the site today "Eye Iraq" news.
Al-Bayati said the cabinet discussed a law on determining the survival or cancel the posts of Vice President of the Republic, and would be sent to parliament for discussion after the Eid al-Adha holiday."
He added that "the right to the Vice-Presidents of the Republic who shall hold office was abolished under the reforms issued by Abadi recourse to the Federal Court to consider the legality of the decision to cancel, as he emphasized that reforms Abadi has issued in accordance with constitutional rules."
Bayati revealed the practice of some political parties to put pressure on the Prime Minister, for fear of issuance of other reforms are contrary to their interests.
It is noteworthy that the Iraqi constitution states that the President of the Republic chooses when he took his constitutional duties or more Vice, that no more than three, and displays this nomination to parliament for approval by majority vote.
The President of the Republic stressed, last month, on the importance of respect for the Constitution and not be exceeded, in response to the decision to cancel the Abadi positions of his deputies, and said that any reforms or actions taken by the government should be consistent with the principles of the Iraqi constitution.