Al-Abadi reveals new details about the “Pact” with Muqtada Al-Sadr

Al-Abadi reveals new details about the “Pact” with Muqtada Al-Sadr

2021.09.24 – 14:39

Al-Abadi reveals new details about the Pact with Muqtada Al-SadrBaghdad – people

The head of the National State Forces Alliance, Haider al-Abadi, revealed, on Friday, new details about the “charter” that he signed with Muqtada al-Sadr, while he expected a participation of at least 40% in the upcoming elections.

Al-Abadi confirmed in an interview with the Kuwaiti newspaper “Al-Nahar”, a copy of which was received by “Nas” (September 24, 2021), that “we called and worked for the return of the Sadrist movement to participate in the elections, and we call and welcome the return of all those who called for a boycott.”

On the other hand, al-Abadi said that “the paper signed by many leaders, including al-Sadr, is a paper for the people, including a pledge to work to resolve the political system’s contracts, and to address important files related to the state and its political system.”

Regarding the announcement by some forces to boycott the elections, Al-Abadi indicated that “we understand the boycott decision, but we call for strong participation in the elections, because of our belief in the necessities of political diversity in managing Iraqi political life, and our belief that elections are the gateway to political action, and the possible means for change, reform and facing challenges. The only one capable of guaranteeing the integrity of the political system and its gradual development, provided it is fair and fair, and I expect a participation rate of no less than 40% in the elections.”