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Fayadh 'still' nominated for Interior Minister post: Victory Alliance

Falih Alfayyadh
MP for Al-Nasr Alliance (Victory) Faisal al-Issawi revealed Thursday that Falih Alfayyadh is still nominated for the Interior Ministry, denying the nomination of other candidates.

Issawi told the Baghdad Post that news about withdrawing Fayyadh’s nomination or nominating other candidates are fake.

Turmoil is dominating the scene of forming the Iraqi government, especially with some eight empty ministries that are being fought over by political coalitions, the matter which negatively affects the Iraqi political process.

Reports said competition between two influential Shiite factions in Iraq has paralyzed the cabinet formation after six years following the election that was sought to rescues Iraq from the aftermath of years of war, leaders of these alliances are Shiite leader Muqtada al-Sadr and Hady Al-Amiri, who heads an alliance supported by Iran.

Last Modified: Thursday، 13 December 2018 03:19 PM