Hundreds demonstrate in Wasit calling for reform of the judiciary and the fight against corruption

Author: AR, JB
Editor: AR

2015/12/18 17:05

Long-Presse / Wasit
Hundreds of people of Wasit province, on Friday, to demand real reforms and the fight against corruption and the corrupt, as called for application of the law to everyone, without exception.

The representative of the Coordinating Committee for the demonstrations in Wasit Kazem Bolaz Quraishi in an interview with the (long-Presse), said that "hundreds of people of Wasit demonstrated today in the yard worker in central Kut, a city of demanding reforms that benefit the people and the country together, not prosthesis reforms have no basis in the application."

Quraishi said that "the most important reforms that we want reform of the judiciary and make it walking down the right path through the application of the law to everyone, without exception, there is no difference between a simple citizen and a senior official involved in corruption," asserting that "the fight against corruption and to prosecute the corrupt from thieves money and senior officials who enriched at the expense of the people based on the goal can not be waived. "

For his part demonstrator Alaa Hussein Kazem said in an interview with the (long-Presse) that "the most important demands that call for them is to have a civil state really and freedom of the citizen exercise in which the rights guaranteed by the Constitution as well as providing bread to the poor of Iraq who have become millions at a time smooths spoilers wealth of the people. "

Kadhim said that "the demonstrators directing a question to Abadi Where is the iron hand that will be hit by the corrupt and thieves of public money? Where are the promises made to the people after Vodk and reference that hit the corrupt and thieves of public money with an iron fist."

The protesters Wasit may evacuated during demonstrations last Friday (December tenth of the current first) to coincide with the anniversary of the death of the Holy Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him and his family.

The capital Baghdad and 10 Iraqi provinces are (Babylon, Karbala, Najaf, Diwaniyah and Muthanna, Dhi Qar, Wasit, Maysan, Basra and Diyala) is witnessing massive demonstrations for nearly four months to condemn the poor services and corruption in government institutions and the judiciary, resulting in many of the reforms announced by the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, The protesters say that these reforms marginal and unimportant and did not achieve their goals.