UN warns of worsening of the political situation in the Region 10/15/2015
UN warns of worsening of the political situation in the Region
10/15/2015 0 Comments
[Baghdad - where] the Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq, Jan Kubis warned of the worsening political situation in the Kurdistan region against the backdrop of recent events witnessed.
A statement of the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq [UNAMI], the Agency has received all of Iraq [where], a copy of it, that "the Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq, Jan Kubis discuss with the leaders of political parties and the Kurdistan Regional Government on political tensions and violence of concern that signed recently in the region, and expressed regret over the recent developments in the region, which was a source of stability in recent years.
"The statement quoted Kubiš to say," I would like to express my appreciation for the efforts made to restore order and calm and maintain them, "he" should be replaced political dialogue list and discussions on the goodwill replace confrontations, there is an urgent need for show all political parties determination to do a job that would ease tensions, political and prevent acts of violence and find a political dilemma protracted on the issue of the presidency and the reforms without leading to the creation of a vacuum in solutions power.
"He added that" prolonged dilemma threatens to worsen the difficult conditions originally for the population who are facing serious challenges on top of the war against al-Daash, and the crisis of the budget, and economic and social hardships suffered by the inhabitants of the territory that hosts Moreover some 1.7 million displaced people.
"He said that "should the political parties in the Kurdistan region of Iraq put the issue of peace, security and stability into priority for the people and the region and the country," and urged political leaders to "listen to the voice of the Peshmerga on the front lines in the face of Daash, and they are fighting the terrorist enemy in order to stay Kurdistan region of Iraq stable and secure and united in the face of this threat, and to move forward the economic and social reforms and the promotion of justice.
"He urged Kubi authorities and political forces in the region to" the proper functioning of the political system and its institutions, political parties and offices in a manner consistent with the principles and approaches of democracy warranty, as well as ensuring the safety and security of political representatives who should be able to work without fear or intimidation.
"condemned" the acts that led to the deaths and injuries among the protesters and the police and to destroy the office during the weekend, "pointing out that" must bring the perpetrators of these acts to justice promptly and in accordance with judicial proceedings required.
"He noted that" the concerned security forces bear full responsibility for the maintenance of public order and the peaceful and safe nature of the demonstrations and prevent acts of violence, "stressing that" The authorities must ensure the people's right to peaceful claim their rights and good governance, as should on protesters to respect the law and refrain from acts of violence and provocation.
"He said Kubis said that" accusations of tone Altogijih and statements directed political parties to each other, as well as the misuse of the media both traditional media and means of social communication have contributed to increased tensions and turning the protests into motionless violent " noting that "it is important for the media and, in particular, social media should not become a tool for manipulation and incitement to violence and divisions, especially in the current crisis, at the same time should be protected media work and do not use the current crisis to silence the media and obstructing the work of journalists."
testifies the Kurdistan region since days, specifically in the province of Sulaymaniyah popular demonstrations developed into acts and clashes violence with security forces, the delay in salary payments and the continuing crisis presidency of the province, which resulted in casualties and injuries.
as demonstrators attacked angry at the headquarters of other parties, including the Kurdistan Democratic Party, which is led by the region's president Massoud Barzani, in Sulaymaniyah.
and evolved crisis after he objected to the authorities in Arbil Monday, President of the Kurdistan Parliament Yusuf Mohamed procession [belonging to the MDC at a checkpoint Alton Bridge and prevent entry into Erbil.
The head of the Kurdistan Regional Government Nechirvan Barzani, isolate Monday Four ministers from the movement Altgier.