Karbala protesters demanding Abadi open the files of corruption in the ministries and expose those involved

2016-01-08
| (Voice of Iraq) - Karbala Dozens of residents of Karbala on Friday to demand the reopening of the question the governor Aqil Turaihi file, while stressed the dismissal of Chief Justice Medhat al-Mahmoud and the local government of the province, called on Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi open the files of corruption in the ministries revealed those involved in them. The media spokesman of the organizing committee of the demonstration Samer Hassan in an interview with the (long-Presse), said that "dozens of residents of Karbala came out today a demonstration of street direction towards the government complex building downtown, to confirm their demands in previous demonstrations." Hassan added, that "demonstrators demanding the Karbala Provincial Council to reopen the question the governor Aqil Turaihi file and resolve the Investment Authority in the province and claim the members of the provincial council to disclose their financial interests," adding, that "the demands of the central events is the reform of the judicial system and the dismissal of Chief Justice Medhat al-Mahmoud and activating the role of the prosecutor to be able to conduct a fair investigation to open the files of corruption of senior thieves of public funds in Iraq in all government institutions since 2003 until now. "He continued Hassan," The demonstrators are demanding the formation of a supreme committee to investigate billions of dollars of lost the country's budget unveiled by some members of the House of Representatives. " . In turn, the demonstrator Fakhri al-Rubaie said in an interview to the (long-Presse), that "the demonstrators direct message to all the officials in the government and parliament, led by the three presidencies that we will not be silent anymore and will not benefit us procrastination and anesthesia methods over the past years", calling from, President Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, to "open large files of corruption in the ministries and expose those involved in them without any fear of the parties." It is noteworthy that the Iraqi capital Baghdad and 10 Iraqi provinces are (Babylon, Karbala, Najaf, Diwaniyah and Muthanna, Dhi Qar, Wasit, Maysan, Basra and Diyala) is witnessing massive demonstrations in nearly four months to condemn the poor services and corruption in government institutions and the judiciary, resulting in many of the reforms announced by the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, while demonstrators say that these reforms marginal and unimportant and did not achieve their goals.