Arrest of al-Hashemi defend the central Kirkuk 12/30/2015
Arrest of al-Hashemi defend the central Kirkuk
12/30/2015 0 Comments
A source in the Kirkuk police, on Tuesday, that the head of the team of lawyers for former Vice President of the Republic, sentenced to death, Tariq al-Hashimi, was arrested pursuant to a court order issued against him.
The source said in an interview to the (long-Presse), "The strength of the police arrested, today, the lawyer pro Obaid al-Izzi, the chief defense lawyer for fugitive convicted Tareq al-Hashemi, a former vice president of the Republic, during the review of Kirkuk court." The source, who requested anonymity, that "the arrest came in implementation of the arrest warrant against al-Izzi, of Central Investigating Court, for his participation in the Istanbul conference, organized by al-Hashemi, a few months ago, and being one of the leaders of the so-called courtyards sit in Kirkuk," noting that " Izzi was leaving to Baghdad for submission to the District Court. "
The government has been accused of involvement in the al-Hashimi 150 bombing and the assassination during the period from 2005 to 2011, while al-Hashemi refused the accusations Mattabrha motivated "political revenge."