Speaker of the House of Representatives Salim al-Jubouri stressed: “The need to complete all legal and financial procedures in order to ensure the holding of elections on time.
“The Iraqi people are looking forward to strengthening the democratic process in the country by respecting their will to choose their representatives in local governments and the legislative authority that represents their future aspirations to build a secure Iraq,” Jubouri said during a meeting with the head of the High Electoral Commission, Maan Abid Hantoush al-Hitawi “
Jubouri added, “It is imperative for all parties to assume their responsibilities in order to ensure the success of the electoral process, and work to overcome all obstacles, especially to the people of the areas that were under the control of Daesh organization.”
For his part, the head of the Independent Electoral Commission, praised the role of parliament in supporting the Electoral Commission, through the adoption of laws and legislation that contribute to strengthening the pillars of democracy in the country through the holding of fair elections.
During the meeting, according to the statement, “they discussed the preparations of the Commission for the upcoming elections and the most prominent obstacles its work.
Source:National Iraqi News Agency