Mutlaq al-Maliki calls for change and underlines the fact that he "will drag Iraq into a disaster"

Editor: SS Wednesday, 11 K 2 2012 09:32 GMT

Deputy Prime Minister and leader of the list of Iraq Saleh al-Mutlaq

Alsumaria News / Baghdad

Deputy Prime Minister and leader of the list of Iraq Saleh al-Mutlaq, Wednesday, to the change of Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, saying his survival at the head of the government equal to the division of Iraq and drag Iraq into a disaster, he possesses information indicating Iran's support to the survival of Maliki.

Mutlaq said in a statement received "Alsumaria News", a copy of, "It became clear to us that the equation is equal to the survival of Maliki and the division of Iraq will drag Iraq into a disaster, so we are afraid of this issue for fear of large demand and replace it."

The al-Mutlaq, "possession of information indicating that Iran, since the outbreak of the political crisis, entered on the line and began to push toward keeping the al-Maliki at the head of the government," and wondered "Do you act blocs of political will and national about it, or is subject to the agenda of Foreign Affairs? This that will mark where will go things, "as he put it.

The U.S. Senator and Republican candidate John McCain was likely, on Tuesday (January 10 now), the collapse of the Iraqi government and the disintegration of Iraq into three different countries, pointing to the proliferation of militias and death squads in the country and the growing tension between the Kurdish areas and the rest of Iraq amid an "escape" Iraqi Vice President to Erbil.

Mutlaq warned of "survival of the effects of al-Maliki on the next election cycle, pointing out that" dedicated worker and the worker unilaterally authoritarian and dictatorial factor when a person, even though the basis of democracy is the peaceful transfer of power. "

He said Mutlaq, said that "the survival of Maliki, this place would not create a fair election at the next session, and there may be control of the Electoral Commission and the ballot boxes in the absence of international control, we will devote a provision may continue for many years to come, and this issue will be the destruction of a large country."

He called on Deputy Prime Minister to "Choose a personal provide for democratic elections in Iraq, where the minimum acceptable integrity", adding "must come people did not focus his power in state institutions, and tries to walk the Electoral Commission, and to walk the electoral roll, and has control of a large military ".

He pointed out that al-Mutlaq, "the leaders of the Iraqi List, do not mind the arrival of another person from within the ruling coalition headed by the current government."

The Deputy Prime Minister, that "the Iraqi political blocs, including the parties of the ruling coalition also see the need to change al-Maliki, and stay in this place, very serious, and this consensus is from the Kurdistan Alliance and the Iraqi and several parties in the National Alliance, which is Maliki's part of it ".

And Iraq is going through a crisis of great political, the first after the U.S. withdrawal and the result of issuing a warrant of arrest against the Vice President of the Republic of command in the list of Iraq Tariq al-Hashemi on charges of supporting terrorism and Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, a request to parliament to withdraw confidence from the deputy leader of the Iraqi List, also Saleh al-Mutlaq, After a description of the last resort of the owners do not build as a dictator, prompting the Iraqi List led by Iyad Allawi, to suspend its membership in the Council of Ministers and House of Representatives, and submit a request to the parliament of no confidence in Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki.

Boycotted the Iraqi List led by former Prime Minister Iyad Allawi, in (17 December 2011), the Council of Representatives to protest what it called "political marginalization," while the Deputy Prime Minister and leader of the list Saleh al-Mutlaq, two days later, the Iraqi and running eight cabinet seats in a government of 31 ministers, decided to boycott meetings of the Council of Ministers.

The Heads of Jalal Talabani and Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki and House of Representatives Osama Najafi, said Tuesday (January 10 current) to hold an expanded meeting including members of the three parties during the next week in preparation for the National Conference.

He was president Jalal Talabani and parliament Osama Najafi agreed during a meeting held in the province of Sulaymaniyah (27 December 2011), to hold a national conference of all political forces to address issues related to governance and the state crisis and develop solutions to them.

The presidency confirmed the Kurdistan region of Iraq, Tuesday (January 10) that the regional president Massoud Barzani will not participate in the National Congress in the event held in the capital Baghdad, without disclosing the reasons, while confirming the region's readiness to host it.

The United States ended official U.S. presence in Iraq in December of 2011, under the agreement signed between the two countries in 2008, after nine years of its military invasion in 2003, and the overthrow of President Saddam Hussein, a decision of the former U.S. President George W. Bush.

Relations between the coalition of former Prime Minister Iyad Allawi and the current Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki tension is exacerbated over time at these points of difference between them stuck without a solution, and spin differences between the two sides on the back of many topics including the selection of candidates for security in government, as well as on the formation of the strategic policies, which agreed to the blocks on the foundation at a meeting of Arbil, was not ratified its law so far, as well as statements from the Prime Minister and members of the mass of skeptical of the importance of the role and unconstitutional, so it came to the point that Maliki said that there is no place for the Council in Iraq .