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Dispute between PM, Sunni leaders over ministerial candidates - Source

The new Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi has entered into disputes with Sunni leaders, because they submitted the name of a single candidate for each ministry, a political source said on Friday.

The source said in a press statement, that Abdul Mahdi rejected some of the names submitted to him by the Sunni blocs, and called on them to submit five names for each candidate.

The press office of Abdul Mahdi announced that the Shiite Prime Minister will submit the names of the new cabinet's ministers, for the Parliament's approval, during the next week.
Last Modified: Saturday، 20 October 2018 06:01 AM