US ambassador openly proclaimed: ready to meet with al-Sadr and members of his moveme
US ambassador openly proclaimed: ready to meet with al-Sadr and members of his movement but refuse
BAGHDAD / Hassan Shammari announced the US ambassador to Iraq , Stuart Jones, Permanent willingness to meet the cleric Moqtada al - Sadr or any of the members of his movement, but he also said , "but reject", as he emphasized the lack of concern of the sit - ins in front of the gates of the Green Zone.
Jones said in remarks to a number of media, seen by "Sky Press," that "demonstrations and sit-ins is a constitutional right, which is part of any democratic system, which is an internal do not interfere in it would," explaining, "We are not worried at the embassy of the protesters, because we are confident security devices able to protect the embassy, which is guaranteed under the Vienna Convention, which was signed by most of the world, including Iraq. "
Responding to a question about the possibility of meeting the chest or negotiate with him to see the last position of the political process, Jones expressed his willingness for "chest a meeting or any members of his movement," stressing that "we are always ready for it, but they refuse."
The US ambassador to support the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi procedures for political reforms, denying any "attempts to interfere in his country's upcoming cabinet reshuffle."
And on warnings his administration about the collapse of the Mosul Dam, which, Ambassador Jones admitted, not to know the degree of risk or the time it could collapse in it, but he stressed that "it is our duty Iraqis warn that there are gaps in the dam and they have to take heed and act as they see fit."
Furthermore, he denied the US ambassador to Iraq, Stuart Jones. "News of the existence of a consulate or representative office of Iraqi Sunnis in Washington."
He explained that "it is through agreements," noting that "the United States welcomes visits by all Iraqis to Washington for the transfer of their views."
The former governor of Nineveh Ethel Nujaifi announced earlier, the opening of the Representation of the Arab Bureau of the year in Washington, the efforts of his own with the former Secretary General of the Arab project Khamis dagger and Finance Minister Rafie al-Issawi, in order to move the international voice of the Sunni Arabs.