Deputy Parliament calls for an extraordinary session of Congress before the planned meeting "for a split

2015-11-23 19:35:24

| (Voice of Iraq) - Baghdad

The head of the parliamentary bloc competencies Haitham al-Jubouri, on Monday, the presidency of parliament to hold a special session before a planned session of the US Congress "held to divide Iraq," as the government called on to take a firm stand and move foreign diplomacy to stop discussing this decision in the United States.

Jubouri said in a statement Alsumaria News received a copy of it, that "efficiencies block demanding the Presidency of the Council of Representatives to convene an extraordinary session before the US Congress for its scheduled tomorrow to pass a law dividing Iraq into three components and permits to deal with each component separately."

He said al-Jubouri, that "the decision of Congress beginning to divide Iraq into mini-states, so it is actually to remain spectators do not have us stand firm in front of these interventions that disturb Iraqi sovereignty and is considered an interference direct the internal affairs of the Iraqi state and the circumvention of the democracy in which", calling on the government to "take stand firm and move the foreign diplomacy to stop the discussion of this decision. "

The former MP Fawzi Akram Tarzi announced earlier, on Monday (23 October 2015), the US House of Representatives will vote, tomorrow, on the division of Iraq's decision, and as pointed out that the Iraqi parliament to "leave", called on the government to "expel "US ambassador to Iraq and the closure of the embassy.