Khafaji, calling on the government to implement the decision of Parliament to give the citizen a share of the budget surplus :

BAGHDAD (Iba) .. MP for the Liberal bloc, Mohammad Reza al-Khafaji, the implementation of the Council of Ministers a proposal Aatae financial stake of the general budget surplus for the year 2008, which passed by the Iraqi Council of Representatives in its meeting held on 23 February.

Khafaji said in a statement today: the government must take care of these issues and give priority, as they affect the lives of citizens, especially we are going to Eid al-Fitr.

He added that the direct financial grants, although it is not a radical solution to economic problems facing the Iraqi family, but it aids have a lot of Iraqis who are suffering from low monthly income, as well as of those who have no income at all.

The Iraqi Council of Representatives voted on a proposed law on February 23 last, by the cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, the distribution share of the Iraqi people from the general budget surplus for the year 2008.