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Justice Ministry refers Masum, Maliki, Najafi, Allawi to retirement

The Justice Ministry referred on Wednesday the former Iraqi President Fuad Masum and his deputies his deputies Nuri al-Maliki and Osama Najafi and Ayad Allawi to retire

The Justice Ministry referred on Wednesday former Iraqi president Fuad Masum and his deputies, namely Nuri al-Maliki, Osama Najafi, and Ayad Allawi, to compulsory retirement.

On Oct. 2, the Iraqi parliament elected veteran Kurdish politician Barham Salih as new president of the country, a long-awaited move that precedes the formation of a new government.

The 58-year-old politician named veteran Shiite politician Adel Abdul Mahdi as prime minister-designate and tasked him with forming a new government.

Last Modified: Wednesday، 17 October 2018 03:05 PM