An upcoming meeting between Al-Amiri and Al-Sadr to resolve the formation of the new Iraqi government

An upcoming meeting between Al-Amiri and Al-Sadr to resolve the formation of the new Iraqi government

2021-12-25 07:24

An upcoming meeting between Al-Amiri and Al-Sadr to resolve the formation of the new Iraqi governmentShafaq News/ A source in the Al-Fateh Alliance, led by the Secretary-General of the “Badr” Organization, Hadi al-Amiri, revealed on Saturday that the latter will assume the task of negotiating with the Sadrist bloc on forming the new government, according to the division of tasks adopted by the coordination framework in its last meetings.

The source told Shafaq News Agency, “The leaders of the coordination framework divided the tasks of negotiating with the winning forces in the legislative elections that took place last October, on three axes. The first is led by the leader of the framework and head of the State of Law coalition, Nuri al-Maliki, and his task is to negotiate with the Kurdish forces for an agreement.” on a consensual formula that fulfills the demands or fulfills the desires of all parties and in the interest of the country in general.”

“The second axis is led by former Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi to negotiate and negotiate with all Sunni forces to reach future understandings and ensure their support for the framework’s directions,” he added.

He noted that “the leaders of the two axes referred to seem to have made remarkable progress in the negotiation rounds in the past few days.”

The source added, “As for the important and third axis, it is led by the leader of the Al-Fateh Alliance Hadi al-Amiri, and his tasks are focused on negotiating with the leader of the Sadrist movement, Muqtada al-Sadr and his leaders in the Sadrist bloc, and it is hoped that a meeting will be held soon between the two parties.”

He added, “So far, the location of the meeting has not been determined, and most likely it will be in Al-Hanana, Sadr’s residence, to agree on the smallest details related to forming the government in the event the latter decides to join the Shiite house and form a Shiite majority that will be the decision-maker in forming the next national consensus government.”

The source pointed out that “the coordinating framework strives to ensure that the Sadrist bloc joins the framework to form a unified Shiite alliance that agrees on a comprehensive national program.”

Former Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki led a negotiating delegation to engage with the Kurdish forces in Erbil over the future of the political process and the general outlines of the features of the new government, followed by negotiations with the Sunni forces led by the leader of the State Forces Alliance, Haider al-Abadi.

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 recent 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.