The General Authority of the National Iraqi Alliance held its regular meeting at the office of Head of the National Iraqi Alliance Sayyid Ammar al-Hakim Sunday 14/5/2017. The meeting was chaired by his eminence and attended by Prime Minister, Mr. Haider al-Abbadi. The meeting covered where he topics listed in meeting agenda, started with a review of victories achieved by our heroic security forces in Mosul, plus reviewing the security situation throughout the country and the organized abductions conducted by criminal gangs, with stressing the need to put an end to such operations so that Iraqi citizens feel safety and stability.

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Attendees emphasized on the decisions previously made by the National Iraqi Alliance regarding speeding the process of selecting new members of the Electoral Commission that should be based on competence and experience to finalized within a specific timeframe, reiterated emphasis on refusing extending the tenure of the current Commission.

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In regard to the elections, the General Authority reviewed the two electoral laws, the provincial councils law and the Iraqi House of Representatives law, stressed the need to speed up the agreement on a formulation that respects the opinion of the Iraqi voter and then conduct voting on the laws in the Iraqi House of Representatives.

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The General Authority concluded its agenda with a Ministry of Higher Education work report presented by Minister Abdul Razzaq Al-Issa.