Jubouri denies accusations Obeidi describes what happened today as "theatrical"

2016-08-01 16:23:00 | (Voice of Iraq) - Baghdad

Denied Parliament Speaker Salim al - Jubouri, on Monday, the accusations made ​​by his Defense Minister Khaled al - Obeidi on "involvement in the corruption files , " contracts arming, describing what happened during the parliament session for today, which saw interrogate al - Obeidi to "play."

Jubouri said in a press conference at Parliament House that " the accusations that occur by the Minister of Defence today , which affected the presidency of the Council and a number of MPs have no signed of health," he said , " I have opted not to continue running the meeting in order to preserve the neutrality of the interrogation process and a desire to reach results convincing. "

He Jubouri, that " the interrogation files exist today process involving cases in which the large - scale corruption on the Ministry of Defense and some of them linked to Bakot people and process a character of this institution for its objective basis, so I wanted to give an opportunity for the interrogator to proceed with his role in a clear and definitive."

He said al - Jubouri, it "can claim from the claims by saying the facts and stories may not have any impact of the truth as he pleases even playing feelings and emotions and distract attention from the fact that he came to the House of Representatives , " adding that "everything that has been managed today theatrical end of them that is not the interrogation process. "

The Defense Minister Khaled al - Obeidi accused, during the House session that witnessed his interrogation on Monday (1 August 2016), the parliament speaker Salim al - Jubouri , the "involvement in the corruption files , " in arming armored vehicles , including private contracts for decades.