Call for a conference in London to establish the International Committee for the Support of Democracy in Iraq

London ‘Quds Al-Arabi’: called Dr. Nabil Yassin and Dr. Ismail Jalili Committee members primaries to establish (the International Committee for the Protection of Democracy in Iraq) to the meeting a constituent in London on the third Sunday of the month from September to September to announce the committee, which is characterized as a civilian body for the activity legal and social, cultural and media, to maintain the political and civil liberties and social approved by the Iraqi constitution and respect for pluralism and guarantee human rights and the peaceful transition of power and fair elections and the fight against corruption in Iraq and support the independence of the judiciary from political influence and independence of the press and non-subordination to the political authority and support the principle of equal opportunities.

The Commission will support through its international respect for political and civil liberties enshrined in the constitution and supporting legislation maintain these freedoms, including ensuring freedom of expression and independence of the press and respect for the opinion and public opinion, and the adoption of the principles of citizenship and support the enactment of the parties based on freedom and the right of political parties to work in the framework of the constitution , away from government intervention and control apparatus of partisan activity and tightening it.

The Commission will also support amending the election law to ensure the direct election of the Member of Parliament within the constituencies in the provinces put MP in front of his responsibilities in front of his constituents and weaken the role of the electoral list in the selection of Deputies in accordance existing Mathsal and distributed to candidates as you want.

The Commission concerns by working to strengthen security laws and stability on the basis of the rights of citizenship and not caste or partisan and political influence and work to achieve the concept of political majority and not the concept of majority sectarian.

The Committee considers that corruption is one of the most important factors that eliminate democracy will therefore strengthen the factors to eliminate corruption through legislation and national Takkakh and immoral by devoting my rights and moral awareness in the political and administrative work and strengthen the role of law and the sovereignty of the judiciary.

The Committee seeks to support and devote the values and standards of tolerance and civil peace instead of ideological violence in political action, and the expansion of the concept of citizenship and not a partisan concept. The rights are the rights of equal citizenship and not the rights of party members, including equal opportunities in civil and military and security to all citizens on the basis of efficiency and professionalism, experience and competence which would weaken the quotas partisan and sectarian.

The Commission will support a culture of democratic transformation and devote popular awareness of citizenship and community rights and the separation between the concepts of state and my job and the government in order to build a country for all fixed and stable draws them Iraqis identity and affiliation, and deliberative according to government election results.

The Committee considers that it is very important to establish the values and culture of laws protective of the rights set forth in the Constitution as it is not enough text on the rights in the Constitution without working on providing the means for the protection of these laws. One of those means the power and independence of the judiciary and the force of public opinion, independence and strength of civil and human rights organizations private and distancing itself from politicization and attachment to parties or the government.

The Committee considers that the work will focus on the support of the law against political influence. Iraq is witnessing more than political influence and partisan law and disable for the interests of this or that party and Tflah against some parties for the benefit of other parties and weaken selective activation of the Constitution, for example, that the parties are dealing with the Constitution according to their own interests and not according to the interests of the state and society.