The coordinating framework reveals the truth of the agreement to change Al-Sudani to absorb Al-Sadr’s anger

The coordinating framework reveals the truth of the agreement to change Al-Sudani to absorb Al-Sadr’s anger

2022-08-07 05:03

The coordinating framework reveals the truth of the agreement to change Al-Sudani to absorb Al-Sadrs angerShafaq News/ The coordination framework that brings together the Shiite political forces revealed today, Sunday, the fact that there is an agreement between the framework forces to change their candidate for prime minister, Muhammad Shiaa Al-Sudani, in order to absorb the anger of the leader of the Sadrist movement, Muqtada Al-Sadr and his supporters, the sit-in inside the fortified Green Zone in the center of the Iraqi capital, Baghdad.

The leader in the framework, Ali Al-Fatlawi, told Shafak News Agency, “The news that talks about this matter are absolutely incorrect, and there is no such proposal during the meetings of the framework forces.”

And he indicated that “the coordinating framework forces are well aware that even if they change Muhammad Shia’a al-Sudani, the political crisis will not be resolved, and the Sadrist movement opposes the idea of ​​the framework forming any government, and for this the framework forces are sticking to their candidate for prime minister and the movement to form the government is still ongoing.”

The political scene in Iraq has undergone dangerous developments since the supporters of the Sadrist movement led by the prominent Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr stormed the parliament building in the fortified Green Zone in central Baghdad, and protested against the nomination of the coordination framework Muhammad Shia al-Sudani for the position of Prime Minister for the next federal government.

On Monday, demonstrations against the Sadrist movement took place near the suspension bridge leading to the Green Zone by the Coordination Framework’s audience, after an invitation from the “Organizing Committee to Support Legitimacy and Preserve State Institutions.”

The Sadrist bloc had obtained the highest votes in the early legislative elections that took place in October of 2021, but the efforts of the leader of the current failed to form the new federal government due to the Shiite coordination framework standing in its way by obtaining a fatwa from the Federal Court with the so-called blocking third in a contract The session for electing the President of the Republic, which paves the way for naming the Prime Minister.

The three-way alliance between the Kurdistan Democratic Party led by Masoud Barzani, the Sovereignty Alliance headed by Khamis al-Khanjar, and the Sadrist movement led by Muqtada al-Sadr was broken following the resignation of the Sadrist bloc’s deputies, and the movement’s withdrawal from the political process by order of al-Sadr.

The political scene is living in a crisis situation and a dead end unprecedented in the history of Iraq, as more than 300 days have passed since the early elections without being able to form a new government in the country, and the survival of the caretaker government headed by Mustafa Al-Kazemi.

On the tenth of last October, Iraq held early legislative elections to get out of a political crisis that swept the country after large demonstrations in the central and southern regions in 2019 in protest against the widespread unemployment in society, the spread of financial and administrative corruption in government departments and institutions, and the deteriorating reality The service and the livelihood, which prompted the former prime minister, Adel Abdul-Mahdi, to resign under popular pressure.

As soon as the preliminary results of the elections were announced, the voices of political forces and actors rose in their rejection of losing many seats, accusing them of major fraud in the ballot, which was denied by the executive and judicial authorities, at a time when the United Nations and international organizations praised the integrity of the electoral process.