escape of former Defense Minister Abdul Qader al-Obeidi to the United States
Information on the escape of former Defense Minister Abdul Qader al-Obeidi to the United States
Posted 23/04/2012 10:26 AM
BAGHDAD - "squares of liberation"
sources in the Parliamentary Integrity Committee that it is available on the confirmed information according to the flight of Iraqi Defense Minister Abdul-Qader al-Obeidi to the United States after the establishment of the Committee to study files armament contracts, which was al-Obeidi signed during his responsibility in the ministry.
was Obeidi was appointed consultant in Department of Defense after the end of his ministers, and took him Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki with him in the Iraqi delegation traveled to the United States late last year.
Former Defense Minister Abdul Qader al-Obeidi during the inspection of weapons included in the previous deal Sources confirmed that among the contracts signed by al-Obeidi, the Committee found it to contain the indices of corruption is strong, a contract for the purchase of weapons from Serbia with mortars and artillery appeared to be unfit for use, as well as grand corruption in a deal tankers Ukrainian himself alone site "squares of liberation" disclosure.
sources quoted Iraqi figures in the United States that "al-Obeidi, currently residing with his son Mohammed, who was appointed by the Iraqi Embassy in Washington, which cut off all contacts and refuses to meet any people."