Judge Medhat al-Mahmoud,
head of the Federal Supreme Court of Iraq affirmed the importance of
coordination between the local authorities. He also called for boosting public
freedom and equality among Iraqis.
Mahmoud received Deputy Iraqi Parliament Speaker Bashir Haddad, where they discussed a number of common issues, including public freedoms and the rule of law.
The Federal Supreme Court is keen to support the parliament's performance in accordance with its competences stipulated in the constitution, Mahmoud said. He added that several provisions and binding decisions have been issued to strengthen the legislative and supervisory role of the parliament.