The new election law is ready

  • 20-08-2020, 13:26
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     The spokesman of the head of the Iraqi parliament Shakir Hamed confirmed that the election law has become ready after the legal committee completed its observations on it.

     Hamed said in a statement to the Iraqi News Agency (INA), today, Thursday, that "Parliament Speaker Muhammad al-Halbousi is constantly holding meetings with the presidencies to discuss political and security developments and prepare for holding early elections and preparing their requirements."

     "The new election law is ready after the legal committee has completed all its observations, to meet the aspirations of the people and ensure a better future for the youth," he added.

     Regarding Al-Kadhmi's visit to Washington, Hamed affirmed "Al-Halbousi's keenness on the sovereignty and independence of Iraq," noting that "the United States is a strong ally and partner to Iraq in all respects, especially as it leads the international coalition to fight terrorism."