Abadi: Elections will be held on schedule

10/1/2018 12:00 am


Criticized the delay in the adoption of the budget and stressed that the reconstruction will include the whole of Iraq
Baghdad / Alaa al-Taie
Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi called on the House of Representatives to begin the first reading of the budget for 2018 in order to approve it, criticizing attempts to block it, which aims to embarrass the government fordelaying harm to the interests of citizens, Abadi stressed that the elections should be held on time, despite the obstacles and obstacles, and while we will not allow the destruction of the country again, he stressed that reconstruction will include the whole of Iraq, and promised Abadi citizens, "close opening" on the file of fighting corrupt.
"The budget is vital for all citizens, and we believe that the issue of delay and obstruction of ratification is detrimental to the general interests of all citizens, where some try to block the adoption of the budget to embarrass the government by giving reasons unconvincing," Abbadi said at a weekly press conference held on Tuesday, , Declaring that the elections will be held on time, and on the region, Abadi stressed that "the authorities of the Territory and despite the promises made publicly still not committed and is not ready to implement," revealing that "the value of revenues announced for the export of oil from the region last year 2017 amounted to about 9 trillion Dinars ".