Urgent .. Maliki: the government has nothing to do with the issue of the Central Bank and Shabibi
Urgent .. Maliki: the government has nothing to do with the issue of the Central Bank and its Governor Shabibi
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 24 1 / OKRUDOLF 2012 14:49
Twilight News / Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, Wednesday, that his government had nothing to do with the issue of the sacking of the central bank governor and the decision for his arrest, but did not hide the existence of differences on the activities and policies of the World Bank.
Maliki said in his answers to reporters’ questions directed to him, through the website of his press office, seen by ” Twilight News “,” It is no secret that the government many differences with the administration of the Central Bank and has notes serious about a lot of activity and monetary policy and so on, but the case last no not connected government. ”
And that “the turmoil that occurred at the Iraqi currency recently stimulated many regulators to investigate the activity of the central bank, including the method of sale of hard currency, banking, stock exchange and other”.
The Committee pointed out the problem in the House of Representatives on the work of the Central Bank, “it seems that the investigation, which lasted for more than a month ended up issuing a report carries Central Bank Governor Dr Sinan Shabibi Bank and others in numerous accusations of responsibility.”
He stressed that the “committee charged by the Parliament had raised its location by members of the committee in addition to the President of Parliament, Mr. Osama Najafi, and the Chairman of the Committee to the Integrity Commission directly without going through the government.”
Maliki said “Based on this report and the documents relied upon by, the Commission’s report is filed with the report of the Parliamentary Committee to the Court of Special Investigation integrity issues in the Supreme Judicial Council and the Court ordering the arrest of the governor of the Bank and a number of bank employees to achieve them.”
He stressed that the Council of Ministers voted almost unanimously after obtaining these developments to assign “head of one of the largest independent regulatory institutions and other related House of Representatives, Dr. Abdul Basit Turki Chairman of the Board of Supreme Audit tasks Bank until further notice.”
The central bank governor said article Shabibi said in an interview for “Twilight News”, “I am confident that the Iraqi judiciary is independent and he Sancefna”, pointing out that he will return “to Baghdad soon to appear before the judiciary.”
The accusations by the deputies in the parliament to the Central Bank of the existence of corruption and money laundering in the auction sale of the currency.
He warned the cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, the collapse of the country’s economy as a result of “prime minister interventions work of the Central Bank,” he said, calling the National Alliance to adopt his paper points made in the reform process.
And demanded that the Iraqi List, recently held accountable “spoilers” in the central bank without prejudice to the reputation of Bank Governor Sinan al-Shabibi, criticized attempts by political forces (unnamed) the independence of the bank and of Iraqi and international laws.