Source: Maliki awaiting the nomination of al-Obeidi by Iraq to take over the defense portfolio
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Secret / Baghdad
Parliamentary source said the Iraqi List, that Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, awaiting the agreement of the leaders and members of the Iraqi Khalid al-Obeidi's nomination for the defense portfolio.

The source told the fourth power of the news on Saturday, "Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki does not mind assuming Khaled al-Obeidi defense portfolio, but we know that he welcomes his candidacy, as he expressed reservations great for some names of candidates for this position", stressing that he "could pass filtering Obeidi defense portfolio If approved by the head of the list, Iyad Allawi.

"At the same level announced the members of parliamentary blocs welcomed the nomination of al-Obeidi to take over the portfolio of the Ministry of Defense.A member of a particular block Badr al-Kazimi said in a statement today, "We support the nomination of independent personal Khaled al-Obeidi as defense minister.

"Kazimi said, "We in Badr seek block to the appropriateness of these spaces in private security services and interior and defense and that these positions shall leaders, professionals, and be motivated and his mission is to build the security services on the basis of incorrect"..

"As MP for the coalition of state law, Abdul Salam al-Maliki, said that" the coalition supports the nomination of al-Obeidi to fill the defense portfolioMaliki said that "the rule of law considers appropriate in a personal-Obeidi and accepted by all parties, to military professionalism and experience and his good, besides being characterized with the knowledge and know-how full the affairs of the Iraqi army." Finished