Kurdish deputies will participate in the next parliament session

Saturday, 03 February 2018 14:42

The head of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan bloc in the Iraqi Council of Representatives Arez Abdullah, on Saturday, confirmed that the Kurdish blocs will not participate in meetings of the House of Representatives.

Abdullah in a televised statement said that the Kurdish blocs will not participate in the meetings of the Iraqi Council of Representatives about the general budget, only in the case of meeting the demands of the Kurds.

Abdullah added that "without finding convincing solutions to the demands of the Kurds, the Kurdish blocs will boycott the meetings of the Council," noting that "Baghdad has not yet submitted convincing solutions to Kurdistan on the budget."

He added that "the committees formed by the Kurdistan Regional Government to follow up the issue of salaries is still doing its work with the committees formed from Baghdad for this purpose," expressing the hope to reach a solution that satisfies all parties.

 

 

M.B