UNAMI: Abadi failed to implement reforms because of political polarization 11/14/2015
UNAMI: Abadi failed to implement reforms because of political polarization
11/14/2015 0 Comments
Promised the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI), the prime minister Haider al-Abadi "failed" the implementation of the reforms announced by the result of political disagreements and polarization of the progressive forces of actors. UNAMI has called for urgent implementation of economic reforms and the fight against corruption and reform of the public sector and initiate privatization and encouraging foreign investment to cope with the effects of lower oil prices. She said the UN mission, in a statement released Thursday and received a (long-Presse) a copy of it, that "the Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq, Jan Kubis, submitted to the United Nations Security Council a report by the Secretary-General of the United Nations on the situation in Iraq." .
said Jan Kubiš, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq, in the report that "the Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, who took office in the past in 2014, failed to implement the reforms announced by the result of political differences and polarization progressive political forces."
He added Kubiš that " Abadi struggled since taking office to exercise his powers, while opponents become more aggressive, and oscillates popular support him, "noting that although" the hopes on the success of Abadi, the promotion of national reconciliation, and the integration of the Sunni community in the political process, but that there are elements within all of the components of Iraq hinder his efforts, as a result of lack of trust and special interests.
"The representative of the Secretary General of the United Nations that" the vast majority of Iraqis support the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, seeking to achieve a better Iraq united and prosperous sectarian and less, "noting that" al-Abadi yet retains a continuous political support from The religious Shiite Ali al-Sistani.
"Kubiš promised that" the Iraqi government and its international partners should carry out economic reforms urgent, and the fight against corruption, reform of the public sector is effective, and to initiate privatization to diversify the Iraqi economy sources and encourage foreign investment and stimulate job growth, to counter the effects of low prices the world's oil, and the financial crisis in the country and the deficit worsening in the budget.
"He said the Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq," the Iraqi forces and the popular crowd and volunteers of the sons of the tribes, they managed during the last term, the reporting period, from forcing the organization Daash to retreat and the restoration of major regions, such as the city of Baiji, "pointing out that" Daash forces are isolated within the city of Ramadi, as areas around Kirkuk and Sinjar retrieval at the hands of the Peshmerga fighters and volunteers.
"He urged the Iraqi government to" make every effort to ensure the restoration of good governance and the rule of law around urgent in those areas, "stressing that" explained the head of the Iraqi government, and other leaders of the political forces, the need for openness and partnership and conduct extensive consultations in the decision-making process to ensure that promote effective management of the country, because of the political crisis profound is the last thing Iraq needs in this time. "
Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations and stressed that "the mission with the support of the UN Security Council, will continue to work with the Iraqi government and the political forces and civil society to achieve the desired results in all important areas, with the crowd support and cooperation at the regional and international levels."
it quoted the mission, President of the Security Council, Ambassador Peter Wilson, who said after the discussions, "The Council has met and discussed the situation in Iraq and expressed support for Iraq's unity, sovereignty and territorial integrity," and expressed "support for the reforms carried out by Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi."
explained Wilson , according to the statement, that "the Council to support efforts to reform and national reconciliation," returned to "those efforts is the extremely important for the success of the campaign against al Daash, since it is not exaggeration to emphasize the necessity of urgent."
The President of the Council, according to UNAMI statement "for great concern in the Council on the humanitarian situation and continuing lack of funding, particularly with regard to the displaced, who number more than now to three million people," pointing out that there is "considerable support for work on achieving stability and decentralization and the fight against corruption."
expressed Wilson, " Council's support for the parties involved in the Kurdistan Regional Government to reach agreement on the issue of presidency of the region, based on democratic principles ", hello to" constructive relations between Iraq and Kuwait. "