Parliament starts to interrogate al-Obeidi
08/01/2016
12:15
Long-Presse / Baghdad
Iraqi Council of Representatives began on Monday questioned Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi during its eighth legislative term of the first third legislative year.
A parliamentary source said in an interview to the (long-Presse), "The House of Representatives began to question Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi during its eighth legislative term of the first third legislative year, which was held today."
The source, who asked not to be named, said that "the President of the House of Representatives opened interrogation speech in which he welcomed the presence of the minister of defense and security leaders."
The Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi, arrived Monday afternoon, (the first of August 2016), to the Iraqi parliament building to attend the questioning session, and with Defense Minister Office, that the interrogation of al-Obeidi session coincided with "the toughest military phase through which Iraq", counting his presence to the meeting, "the belief frameworks democracy whatever the behind of the purposes."
The Council of Representatives, on Monday, its eighth of the first legislative term of the third legislative year, headed by Salim al-Jubouri, and the presence of 203 deputies, while the agenda of the meeting included questioning Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi and vote on the bill.
It was the beginning of a parliamentary source revealed, on Sunday (31 July 2016), the Commission on Security and Defense Council of Representatives hosted Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi, such as ad hoc session scheduled for questioning on Monday.
The Iraqi Council of Representatives voted, on Saturday (30 July 2016), to reject the request of Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi to postpone the questioning, as identified on Monday as the date for questioning. https://www.almadapress.com/ar/news/74238/%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%A8%D8%B1%D9%84%D9%85%D8%A7%D9%86-%D9%8A%D8%A8%D8%AF%D8%A3-%D8%A8%D8%A7%D8%B3%D8%AA%D8%AC%D9%88%D8%A7%D8%A8-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B9%D8%A8%D9%8A%D8%AF%D9%8A