The Presidency of the Iraqi Parliament issued on Thursday two decisions regarding the procedures related to the nomination of the post of President of the Republic.
The Presidency of Parliament said in a statement, "The Presidency of the Parliament held a meeting today, Thursday, January 27, 2022, to discuss the provisions and procedures related to the nomination of the position of President of the Republic."
During the meeting, it was decided, according to the statement, "to announce the names of the candidates for the post of President of the Republic who meet the legal conditions next Monday, January 31, after completing the legal procedures based on the Law No. 8 of 2012 on the Provisions of Candidacy for the Post of President of the Republic."
It was also decided, “to set Monday, February 7, as the date for the parliament session to elect the president of the republic.”