UN representative meets with Sistani in Najaf

Arrived Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq, Martin Kobler, Thursday, to the province of Najaf, where he met with religious authority Ali al-Sistani.

The reporter said “Alsumaria News”, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq, Martin Kobler arrived this morning, to the province of Najaf, adding that he had met on arrival by reference top religious Ali al-Sistani.

This is the first visit to Kubler to Najaf since November 21, 2011, when he met with Sistani and the number of representatives of the religious authority and officials in the province, and confirmed then the ability of Iraq to maintain security after the American withdrawal (at the end of 2011) despite the “problems and challenges” facing the country , as pointed out that the visit was aimed at “taking the advice of reference.”

The visit Kubler of Najaf and his meeting with religious authority, the highest in the time of the country’s political crises, most notably the claims of a number of blocks which the Sadrists and the Iraqi List and the Kurdistan Alliance to withdraw confidence from the Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, while warn Congress about the state of law, led by al-Maliki, the consequences of this step the political process.

Revealed the Iraqi List led by Iyad Allawi, on Thursday, the formation of a legal and political committees to question Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki in preparation for the withdrawal of confidence from it, saying it seeks to expand the coalition that formed recently with the Kurds and the Sadr movement to include people of all spectrums.

In contrast, the leader of the coalition of state law, Kamal Saadi revealed in (22 last May), for the collection of signatures of 163 deputies to remove House Speaker Osama Najafi from office, attributing the cause to the “incompetence” in the management of parliamentary sessions and hampered the work of the government.

And threatened President Jalal Talabani, who is subject to medical tests in Germany, on 16 June,, to resign if forced to change his convictions, asserting that his office requires impartiality and unity, while stressing the cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, in the June 20, 2012, it is not There are a substitute for the signature of the President of the Republic on the request to withdraw confidence from the Maliki and confirmed that he will not participate in any project that is not so.

As he emphasized the Islamic Supreme Council falls within the National Alliance, on June 20, 2012, the coherence of the coalition parties and expressed the hope that it would be a positive outcome out of the political crisis, while a coalition of law, renewed, on June 19, welcomed the dialogue with the political blocs that demanding the withdrawal of confidence from the government, saying his refusal to attack by third parties are part of it, also stressed the need to open the files have emerged after the crisis through dialogue.