Sunday 6 May 2012
Skinner confirms the start of the transfer of the security file of the army to the police in Baghdad and the provinces

BAGHDAD - and babysit -Confirmed the Government of Iraq, Sunday, start the file transfer security from the military to the local police in the capital Baghdad and other provinces, noting that the process will continue until the receiving police security file in full, as pointed out that dealing with Baghdad would be a "regionally", and in a manner determined by the leadership of the operations.He said government spokesman Ali al-Dabbagh "," The transmission of the security file of the army to the local police will be according to the security conditions for each province, "asserting that" the introduction of the transfer of the file in Baghdad and several provinces. "Dabbagh said that "the transfer of responsibility from the military to the police force is normal, because the responsibility of the army to protect the sovereignty of the country," noting that "the army intervened to protect the internal security was on the basis of exceptional circumstances that existed."The government spokesman that "the time has come now because you receive the local police responsibilities in full after he started the security situation recovers, and that's what work is doing now intensively," pointing to "begin to lift the barriers from the streets and to review checkpoints, to be less numerous and more efficiency, which reduces congestion. "He pointed out that "the withdrawal process continuous and there is no number of troops withdrawn, and will take this process a long time, because there are areas in Baghdad is better than the other," stressing that "will be dealt with Baghdad are regional, and in a manner determined by the Baghdad Operations Command, but eventually handed over the entire to the local police as determined by the circumstances. "A source in the Iraqi army has revealed, on 4 May 2012, the start of the withdrawal of troops within the province of Baghdad and towards the parties order of the Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces and Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, noting that al-Maliki ordered the withdrawal of the teams sixth and eleventh from within the province of Baghdad and the trend towards parties in preparation for the evacuation of the military aspects.