National Alliance: Tawfiq al-front-runner to take over the inner bag
24/10/2011 13:39

Baghdad, October 24 (Rn) - The National Alliance, on Monday, that the most likely candidate to take over the Interior Ministry, Tawfiq al denying the nomination of a substitute.

A spokesman for the state of law Alfalh told the Kurdish news agency (Rn) that "the National Alliance agreed on the nomination of all the poles Tawfiq al to take over the Ministry of the Interior."

He noted that "the problem of the security ministries will end after the parliamentary recess and having a candidate who offers the efficiency of the Iraqi Ministry of Defense."

It was agreed that the leaders of Iraqi political blocs last November on the initiative of President of Kurdistan region Masoud Barzani, which focused on renewing the mandate of Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki by forming a government of national partnership.

And political blocs agreed within the initiative on a number of points, including the commitment to the Constitution, and the achievement of harmony and balance, and end the work of the accountability and justice, and activation of national reconciliation and the formation of a government of national partnership.

The agreement within the Barzani initiative which led to the formation of the government, given the position of prime minister for the National Alliance and the formation of a new council called the "Strategic Policy Council" shall be vested in his list of Iraq, specifically Iyad Allawi, who decided in the earlier abandonment of the position.

Indicated that the differences are between the Iraqi List and the National Alliance on some of the terms of Irbil, including the draft Law on the Council strategy policies and higher, and most important of these differences the mechanism to select the President of the Council, While calling for the Iraqi List, to be the mechanism of choice in the House of Representatives, called the National Alliance to be in formed within the framework of the National Council for strategic policy and, among other differences, naming the President of the Council secretary-general or president, and the powers entrusted to it.

There are also differences between the parties on the nomination of candidates for office security vacancies in the government, was identified as the Iraqi List, the uniqueness of Maliki's nomination of candidates is an abdication of the agreement Erbil, which gave the Iraqi list the full right according to the political consensus that oozes from it deems appropriate for the post of defense minister, saying it would reject vote on the candidates Maliki firmly.

The Iraqi Council of Representatives voted on 21 December / December last year to give confidence to the government of Nuri al-Maliki, which included 42 ministers, while Maliki took himself and the Ministries of Interior, Defense and National Security Agency until the selection of ministers to them.