Speaker of Parliament: the inclusion of a general amnesty in a session Saturday for a vote

2016/8/11 14:38

[Oan- Baghdad]

Said House Speaker Salim al-Jubouri, from the inclusion of draft general amnesty law in the agenda of the meeting on Saturday for a vote.

Jubouri said, according to a statement his office received by all of Iraq [where] a copy of it, that "the legal committee told us the readiness of the amnesty law and will be listed on the meeting agenda of the next Saturday."

The head of the legal committee of parliamentary Muhsin al-Sadoun told [where], "it was a final agreement on the wording of the draft amnesty law," noting that "the law will include a large number of convicts and detainees, including those convicted of murder if there is a compromise and reconciliation with the victim," pointing that it "does not include those convicted in accordance with Article 4 / terrorism."

And announced legal representative said the draft amnesty law, decided to re-trial for those who signed them to investigate torture.