Basra officials camped at the invitation of the chest and preparing for a hunger strike

09/04/2016 16:23

Long-Presse / Basra

Dozens of state departments staff Governor of Basra systems, on Sunday, a sit-in in front of the Basra Governorate building at the invitation of the cleric Moqtada al-Sadr to put pressure on the owners of government decision-implementation of reforms and bring about the desired change, and stressed Alanntqal of sit-ins and installation of the pavilion to the hunger strike starting on Monday .

One of the protesters Hassan Mohammed said in an interview with (long-Presse), said that "dozens of state institutions officials from different government departments, organized today a sit-in in front of the Basra Governorate building, after the installation of tents and pavilions to put pressure on political decision-makers in the country to move towards the reform and upgrading General of the Iraqi citizen. "

He said Mohammed, that "on Monday we will start the process of the hunger strike as an attempt to represent the People of wills and events hinge and fundamental change in the political structure of the structure, through the adoption of Alaatsmamat, protests and escalate situations."

For his part, indicated a member of the Basra Governorate Council for the Liberal bloc, Bushra Hamid Salman, in an interview with (long-Presse) "The purpose of this protest is to continue the reformist project, which was adopted by the cleric Moqtada al-Sadr and achieve a radical change of the government, which was filled with corruption and injustice, which suffers by the Iraqi people. "

It is said that a number of provinces, including the capital Baghdad witnessed on Sunday morning (September 4, 2016), a strike staff for official working in ministries and government departments at the invitation of the cleric Moqtada al-Sadr.

It is noteworthy that the cleric Moqtada al-Sadr called on Friday (2 September 2016), staff to the general strike on Sunday and Monday, to pressure the government to the implementation of reforms, and stressed that staff stay in front of their constituencies without the exercise of their business with the exception of emergency and sensitive matters, while He called on citizens to hunger strike in mosques and churches, starting from the 9th of September and the current two days.