National Conference warns of blocks of “too late” in the adoption of the budget

National Conference warns of blocks of “too late” in the adoption of the budget

2018/2/27 11:00

National Conference warns of blocks of too late in the adoption of the budget[Ayna-Baghdad]
Secretary-General of the Iraqi National Congress Party, Aras Habib, on Tuesday, the delay of the adoption of the financial budget for 2018 all these months no longer give any opposition party, whatever its arguments and justifications the right to block the adoption.
“The budget is not a suitable field for political intrigues, especially since the date of the end of the legislative session is coming soon, as is the start of the electoral campaign,” Habib said in a press release.
He called Habib “all political forces to reach common understandings before it is too late to not repeat what happened in 2014, which is contrary to the solidity of the functions of parliament, the budget is the most important laws can not be negotiated or disposed of according to the whims and moods and political differences, some of which are not born today.”
It is noteworthy that the House of Representatives, has not yet approved the draft law of the financial budget for 2018, amid the continuation of the lightest among the political blocs, most notably the Kurdish forces protest to reduce the government share of the Kurdistan region from 17% to 12%.
The Prime Minister Haider Abadi, counting earlier “delay the budget game ask citizens to expose,” stressing that “he sees any justification to disrupt the budget and I hope that citizens will be punished by their vote to delay the interest of the country.”

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