Sadr refuses to pressure Iran to support al-Maliki and give up
BAGHDAD - "squares of liberation"
said the Sadrist movement rejected Iranian pressure to abandon the option to withdraw confidence from the current government headed by Nuri al-Maliki, referring to collect signatures of more than half the members of the House of Representatives for the implementation of this option.
As announced on Monday in Baghdad, said the cleric Moqtada al-Sadr has left the province of Najaf, heading to the leaders of Iran revealed the power cord of the visit: "comes as part of research the current political crisis in Iraq and Iranian pressure on Iraqi forces to abandon their positions to withdraw confidence from the government."
r. Sadr have a meeting with a number of leaders in Najaf
According to leaks that claimants no-confidence appealed to the Iranian side, the pressure on Maliki to resign, put an alternative candidate of the National Alliance. According to the leaders of the power, he refuses to back down from its position of no confidence, denying responding to pressure Iran to support al-Maliki.
announced mass Lahra t representative of the Sadrist movement delivered by President Jalal Talabani, the signing of its members, forty to be added to the list of claimants to withdraw confidence from the al-Maliki.
The Sadrists detect pressure Iran on Iraqi forces to urge them to back down from their positions to withdraw confidence from the government, stressing his commitment to this option after obtaining the signatures of half the members of the House of Representatives.
said spokesman Sadr, Salah al-Obeidi, in broadcast remarks that the high-level delegation representing his movement went on Monday to Iran to discuss Tehran's position towards the current political crisis, revealing at the same time pressure Iran on Iraqi forces to abandon the option to withdraw confidence from the government of Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki: "The Search position of the Iranian side and the pressure on the Iraqi parties multiple to give up their claims of no confidence. "
said al-Obeidi said Iran was still pressing Prime Minister Maliki to accept the points of the nine summarizes the demands of the participants in the meeting of Irbil consultation in the twenty-eighth of April last the implementation of reform measures achieve the principle of partnership in the management of the country: "Iran continues so far to persuade Maliki to accept the nine points of the initiative Arbil although it is too late."
said Obeidi, hold the power the Sadrists the option of withdrawal of confidence, referring to the collection of signatures of more than half the members of the House of Representatives: "We are still maintaining our position of no confidence after collection signatures of more than half the members of the House of Representatives. "