BAGHDAD / NINA / the Independent MP, Hassan Alawi confirmed that "The statements of MP, Yassin Majeed, of the state of law coalition, which impinged the President of Kurdistan, Massoud Barzani, ended the efforts of President Jalal Talabani to hold the national meeting."
He said in a statement to the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA /: "I was in a meeting with the President Talabani and he was optimistic to hold the national meeting, but after /24/ hour of the meeting, Yasin Majid's statement disappointed Talabani.
He added: " I was amazed that Majeed , who is considered a more moderate ex culture , uttered such a statement at the same time that Talabani is seeking to bring the political parties together to find common grounds between the Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki and the Kurdish regional president Massoud Barzani, "noting that " Talabani efforts ended to nothing"
He pointed out that "The region is now in a state of boiling and in a high state of tension towards these statements and the reaction of the province will not be through statements, but through a Kurdish assertiveness and action to be taken by Barzani to resort to something for self-determination and to raise the ceiling of demands."
The relationship between the MP, Yassin Majeed of the state of law and the coalition of Kurdish blocs have seen some sort of tension because Majeed describes the Kurdistan leader Massoud Barzani as a threat to national security. / End