President Talabani receives President of the Supreme Judicial Council
October 7, 2012 |

His Excellency President Jalal Talabani on Sunday evening (07/10/2012) in Baghdad President of the Supreme Judicial Council Professor Medhat al-Mahmoud.

During the meeting, they talked about the political situation in the country and the most important obstacles that stand in the political process advances, His Excellency also reviewed the content of his meetings with the heads and representatives of the political blocs and their perceptions to resolve outstanding issues.

In another aspect of the meeting, stressed the President the importance of concerted efforts and work to protect the Constitution and respect for the judiciary and its independence, as well as activating the mechanisms to ensure respect for human rights and the rights of detainees, especially since this step will contribute to the consolidation of the modern state, which fought the Iraqis much to build.

The professor Medhat al-Mahmoud had made at the outset of the meeting About the conduct of the affairs of the judiciary and follow prisons and detention centers, referring to the most important obstacles that impede their work better, adding to the president he would set up several committees to decide on the fate of the detainees as soon as possible.

And said the head of the Supreme Judicial Council on the importance of the support of the President in the follow-up of the judiciary and attention to ensure its independence, the fact that His Excellency the protector of the constitution and watchful.