Leader in the Kurdish Alliance Mahmoud Othman announced that the Parliament Presidency and the Parliamentary Financial Committee are determined to have the vote on the budget draft of 2012 on the session on Thursday.

In a statement to NINA, Othman said that the Parliament Presidency decided today that the Parliament sessions continue till Thursday in order to vote on the budget and endorse it on Thursday.

The budget was due to be voted on today, but, differences about items of it led to the formation of a quadripartite committee headed by the first deputy of the Parliament Speaker, Qusay Al Suhail, and the membership of chairmen of 3 parliamentary committees and their deputies and reporters to discuss the proposed amendments.