Fear of Sadr movement .. 220 Iraqi officials fleeing to Jordan, Turkey, & UAE
Fear of the leader of the Sadrist movement .. 220 Iraqi officials fleeing to Jordan, Turkey, United Arab Emirates Posted: 27.03.2016 | 15:35 GMT |
Last updated: 27.03.2016 | 15:45
Quoting an official source Jordanian media sources said, Sunday, March 27 / March, that Jordan received during the past two days, dozens of Iraqi officials and their families who have fled Iraq.
According to the official Jordanian source that Iraqi officials had fled after brandishing Sadrist leader Muqtada al-Sadr broke into the Green Zone and to hold corrupt them.
The source pointed out that Jordan is expected to receive more officials in the coming days, without giving names or numbers.
Provided more than 220 Iraqis in charge of parliament and their families out of their country during the past 48 hours, after waving cleric Moqtada al-Sadr to break into the Green Zone, according to the media.
Iraqi Airways has revealed that the majority of bookings on the Iraqi lines and other lines were Iraqis and their families and those close to them who went to the Jordanian capital of Amman to Istanbul and officials, as well as reservations to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates.
According to the Baghdad airport figures that more than 350 families arrived, numbering to about 1,400 people, including women and children, have left Iraq in recent days, all of whom are relatives of officials and Iraqi lawmakers.