PUK nominates Barham Salih for the post of President of the Republic of Iraq

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 14:55

The PUK leadership council met Wednesday to select their candidate for the post of president of Iraq.

Saadi Ahmad Pira, spokesman for the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK), told a news conference after the PUK leadership council meeting that Barham Ahmed Saleh had sent a letter to the leadership council of the Patriotic Union and defined himself as one of the members of the Patriotic Union. The Patriotic Union leadership council agreed to return Barham Ahmed Saleh to its ranks, and selected him as the party's candidate for the post of President of the Republic of Iraq.

The spokesman added that the Patriotic Union does not sign any agreement with any political party on the post of governor of Kirkuk because this post is the share of the Kurds and among the Kurdish parties is the share of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan.

 

 

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