Shabibi: I’ll be back next Thursday to Baghdad and confirms the success of the central bank in exchange rate stability
Revealed Shabibi, who had his hand was withdrawn from Directors of the Central Bank and has served as the governor and outgoing an arrest warrant for possession of documents which confirm the success of the bank in the custody of the stability of the Iraqi currency and the exchange rate.
Shabibi said in a statement telephone that “central bank officials have documents indicating that they have succeeded in stabilizing the exchange rate and they Aataamilon with businessmen or traders through private banks,” pointing out that “will return to Baghdad next Thursday to clarify the facts and to pay the charges within them political character. says.
He added that “the central bank gets blamed for it possesses no database that is true because we Anmtlk customization to employ qualified competent in providing database Exact” indicating “that he did not deal with private banks without the other, but to deal evenly and according to regulations set for the auction.”
Shabibi denied “the charges against him or has to do with the process of money laundering and currency smuggling out of Iraq.”
The arrest warrant issued in suspended earlier, right Central Bank Governor Sinan al-Shabibi and a number of officials in the bank charges relating to corruption and financial manager, where there was international intervention and a local by the United Nations Mission in Iraq and the U.S. embassy in Baghdad, in addition to the intervention of the Presidency and some leaders of the blocks political, and demands for President of the Supreme Judicial Council Medhat al-Mahmoud intervene, and who was not aware of the arrest. “
The Cabinet decided earlier assigned Chairman of the Board of Supreme Audit Abdul Basit Turki Department of the Central Bank of Iraq to succeed former Governor Sinan al-Shabibi.
For his part, Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki in a press statement, said that “heads big fall issue of the Central Bank,” adding that “the central bank governor refuses to let us know anything, one of the places monetary policy and sells dollars and stir the market and the dinar, while the government does not have any income basically, “he said.
He pointed out that “Shabibi talking three years ago about the great imbalance in the central bank,” noting that “no possesses expertise in the field of money and monetary policy, but abide by the constitution, which stipulates that the Council of Ministers responsible for monetary and fiscal policy,” describing “intervention in the case of bank Central came after the devaluation of the dinar against the dollar. “