"Wasted $ 140 billion of Iraq's funds during the period of Maliki took power and al-Abadi"

By Aso Efani 18 hours ago

Roudao - Erbil

Announced the decision of the Finance Committee in the Iraqi parliament, Ahmed Haji Rashid, that during 12 years of taking Nuri al - Maliki, Haider Abadi , Iraq 's prime minister, has wasted $ 140 billion of the country 's funds.

Rashid said it is the head of Jemaah Islamiah , the Kurdish Iraqi parliament, network Roudao media: "During the eight years of the reign of former Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al - Maliki, wasted more than $ 35 billion , " he said , adding that the "re - affected areas because of the wars that began during Maliki took power requires spending another $ 35 billion, which means that Maliki alone wasted $ 70 billion of Iraq 's money. "

He continued: "When Abadi took power, was a cash reserve for Iraq amounts to about $ 81 billion, but fell by $ 35 billion , which now stands at $ 46 billion, as the volume of debt rose on the shoulders of Iraq by about $ 35 billion."

It is noteworthy that al - Maliki took office as Prime Minister of Iraq between 2007 and 2014, and since then operating Haider al - Abadi, the Iraqi minister and the presidency so far.

Translation and edit: Shunem Abdullah Khoshnaw