Parliament passes a second amendment to the Government Abadi included candidates from the "closed envelope"

08/15/2016 (21:01 pm) - The number of readings: 222 -

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It won second cabinet reshuffle submitted by Prime Minister during the 2016 series with the consent of the House of Representatives, which give confidence for five candidates out of six, including two ministers "closed envelope", and were sworn in preparation to take over their duties officially.

The Abadi has submitted, on 26 April, the parliament and 10 ministers of the candidates in the "closed envelope" won 5 of them the confidence of Parliament. And prevent the tension that prevailed at the time of the parliamentary session and break into the premises later, that lead "The ministers technocrats" constitutional right.

And it decided to eliminate, late last June, the annulment of the parliamentary session and the resulting choice of ministers. And he forced the prime minister to entrust some of his ministers to take over the vacant ministries and agencies.

In contrast to the Sadrist movement, it has retained the right to block al-Hakim provide replacements for the ministers of oil and transport, maritime expert nominated Kazem Minister of Transport cup, and oil expert Jabbar and coffee and oil minister.

The mass of the Sadrist three Liberal ministers in the government, but al-Sadr asked them to resign to allow the prime minister to choose ministers Tknaqrat.

Candidate list did not include the Ministry of Interior, which sticks out Badr block, nominated MP Qasim al-Araji, a substitute for Mohamed Ghabban, who resigned early last July after the bloody bombings in Karrada.

He also had the both Abdul Razak al-Issa and Hassan al-Janabi, two of the candidates of the government "closed envelope", the confidence of Parliament as ministers of higher education, and water resources.

The candidate Yusuf al-Asadi failure penile confidence in parliament as a candidate to take over the trade portfolio, the candidate Ann wholesome Osei succeeded penile House of Representatives confidence as secretary of housing and reconstruction, despite objections from the Turkmen component, and gained confidence after three times of asking her to vote.

And objected to the representatives of the Turkmens not to be represented in the cabinet reshuffle, and not to compensate them for the Ministry of Human Rights, which took over carrying her bag, Mohammed Mahdi al-Bayati in 2014. lineup and beyond al-Bayati of the platform after Abadi, the decision to cancel the ministry within the so-called "reforms", which was launched last summer package.

After intense political dialogues conducted Abadi, during the past few days, with the leaders of political blocs succeeded by agreeing to provide the names of six new ministers. Abadi was able to exploit the recent crisis experienced by the Parliament in April, to conduct political dialogues and discussions to reach a consensus on his line.

And intensified the political crisis in Iraq since March, when he sought the Prime Minister, to the formation of a government of technocrats (competencies), rather than ministers belonging to parties in an attempt to combat corruption, but the window parties blocked the passing of his new government.

Shortly before the House vote on the ministerial list, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said, "the oldest reshuffle you and I know that democracy allows for the existence of shows, but we must respect the decision of the majority, and the House of Representatives approves respect him."

He said that al-Abadi "The reshuffle is part of the reform process started moving it forward," adding that "the question ministers in the Iraqi Council of Representatives is a constitutional right," but he also said, "But we must all be against the diversion of the meeting into a political questioning."

So the voice of the House of Representatives, yesterday, the dissatisfaction with answers and Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi during his interrogation presented by early August this session.

The President of the House of Representatives Saleem al-Jubouri, yesterday, the inclusion of withdrawal of confidence from al-Obeidi, on the agenda of the meeting scheduled for next Tuesday, a request of 63 deputies.

A parliamentary source said in an interview with (long-Presse), "The House Speaker Salim al-Jubouri, decided today, the inclusion of withdrawal of confidence from Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi, on the agenda of the Council in its meeting scheduled to be held on Tuesday of next week, corresponding to 23 August 2016". The source added that "the request to withdraw confidence from the site 63 deputies in the parliament."

The Secretary of Defense may face during the questioning session, the charges to the President of the House of Representatives, Saleem al-Jubouri and members of parliament Mohammad al-Karbouli and Muthana al-Samarrai, former MP Haider Mulla to "bargain on appointments and try to pass the corrupt contracts", which Jubouri pay to leave the parliament session before returning to threatening to resort to the judiciary, which cleared him of those charges.