Najafi leads a Sunni bloc, Allawi rejects sectarian retrenchment

GMT 16:30 2015 November 24

Dr. Osama Mehdi

As the Iraqi political announced Osama Najafi for the formation of a supreme committee coordinate forces and Sunni figures in the provinces have seen protests against the previous government, Allawi warned Altakndqat factional community sectarianism to consolidate, calling for a comprehensive national conference of the forces participating in the political process .. while predicted political analyst Hani Ashour failure The success of this bloc.

London announced the leaders and the Sunni figures after the meetings in Amman for the formation of a new bloc of Sunni forces in Iraq bears the name of "the Higher Coordinating Committee" of 13 people representing six provinces: Anbar, Baghdad, Nineveh, Kirkuk and Diyala, Salahuddin, already burdened with large areas of them under the control of the organization "Daash" It led demonstrations and sit-ins between 2012 and 2013 against the government of former Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki.

The Committee has included both the President of the united grouping of reform Osama Najafi and Parliament Speaker Salim al-Jubouri and president of a coalition of Arab Saleh al-Mutlaq and the head of the list solution Jamal Karbouli and Chairman of the Alliance of Iraqi forces Ahmed electrodes and the representative of the National Coalition Mahmoud al-Mashhadani and Salman al-Jumaili, Minister of Planning and a member of the Alliance of Iraqi strongman Mohamed Tamim and leader of the Diyala, Salah al-Jubouri block our identity and MP for Salahuddin province Shaalan Karim and Sheikh Abdullah al-Yawar and Sheikh Mohammed Nouri al-Rabbo .. with the addition of another seat to the province of Salah al-Din agreed upon by the Committee later.

It is expected to be held an expanded meeting of local leaders of current and former governors and members of provincial councils and current and former members of the current and previous ministerial bloc in the presence of leaders of the major political blocs representing the six provinces that the conference will be held in Baghdad.

The aim of the Sunni bloc, according to its spokesman MP Khalid Mafraji to "unite the Sunni situation in Iraq and to address past mistakes." It also seeks to prepare for current and future challenges in the Iraqi scene and to agree on a road map and general principles to cope with post-disposal of the organization "Daash" in six provinces in particular and Iraq in general.

The move comes a Sunni leaders as a result of political, security and societal challenges that await the western and northern parts of Iraq's Sunni explode in the post "Daash" camps are displaced hides wide claims to change the political faces current Sunni .. Some residents of these cities are afraid to return to their homes, which is surrounded by a lack of Security stability even though they are currently facing difficult living conditions in the camps as they received news of the destruction of their homes as a result of military operations and thus not the future of those cities still unknown.

Since now Sunni leaders have expressed opposition to the involvement of some of considered them involved in the overthrow of Western cities, however, the organization "Daash" in the new bloc which it said was neglected new forces appeared on the scene after the occupation of cities such as clans and the young warriors of the organization and the leaders of the demonstrations and the leaders of the popular movement.

Opposition sectarian retrenchment and not to the expectations of the success of the new bloc

Immediately after the new national coalition of Sunni bloc leader head of the Iraqi National Accord Movement, Iyad Allawi, has confirmed his rejection of sectarian retrenchment calling for a national conference completed a comprehensive real reconciliation with the political sign Hani Ashour lack of success of this bloc.

Allawi added that while heading for continuous demanding comprehensive national reconciliation calls achieve political change Iraqis fighting SINGLE CAB after a long suffering in the forefront of political sectarianism, which focused on the marginalization and exclusion back Altakndqat factional of new community sectarianism to establish that worked by some political forces entitled (Coordinating Committee Supreme).

And across Allawi said in a statement received "Elaph" read Tuesday expressed hope that directed all blocs and parties and the masses and individuals and all those working to build a state of institutions as a strategic option a must .. stressing the need to hold a comprehensive national conference of all political forces involved in the political process as well as representatives some powers from outside the political process that gets agree to these forces in addition to the popular movement and civil demands the rights of the people and the participation of a representative of the United Nations to form a front moderation and national be able to mobilize the energies in order to achieve political and military on terrorism and the eradication of extremism in all its forms victory and be Iraq mainly for the stability of the region at the national, regional and global level.

Allawi warned of the perils in Iraq and the lack of a clear road map to move forward towards building a state and its institutions professional capable of providing services and welfare proper security for the people, which was the reason for the expansion of "Daash" in a number of provinces, as well as the economic and financial downturn accelerated and return in part to the exclusion of competencies and rampant corruption.

He stressed the leader of the coalition in Iraq that it can not overcome the crisis without the adoption of national reconciliation to achieve a political victory synonymous and guarantor of military victory and to work flexible economic strategy makes contact with reforms to the root of the economic and able to advance the various sectors of the state problem.

For his part, Iraqi political analyst Hani Ashour project is likely to face the Higher Coordinating Committee of the six provinces hit by terrorism, political difficulties in marketing at the present time because it came too late and does not meet the six provinces need and ambitions and raise her suffering.

Ashour said in a press statement received "Elaph" a copy of it today that the committee is not homogenous and different in their loyalties and partisan political ambitions, whether personal or political, it does not have the only pressure on the government methods if it wants to carry out any political move like this can be even without the formation of a coordination committee because it is part of the curriculum participants in the meeting originally.

Ashour explained that this project originally comes a reaction to another project already proposed that the coordination between the MPs from several political blocs to support the reforms of Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi as he misses a large base of his non-supporters of the House of Representatives from these provinces and other political figures will be outside the project.

Ashour pointed out that the first thing that will face the Supreme Coordinating Committee of the project is the struggle for leadership and try to convert the project into a political bloc in will bring the same problems that these leaders broke up earlier not been able to work together .. stressing that the project soon will fail as it lifted off from the reaction of the loss of the gains did not come out and it was a constant intellectual communities can discuss the reasons for what happened in their provinces for more than a year and a half, however, when terrorism and find solutions and alleviate the suffering of the masses means that fell came late and it will be a little effectiveness.

The majority of the forces and personalities which announced its formation the Higher Coordinating Committee belongs to the Union of the Sunni Iraqi national forces formed two years ago, but it seems that this committee will seek to expand this union and increase the momentum of its activity in the six provinces.