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Masrour Barzani to take oath as KRG prime minister this week

Masrour Barzani

Kurdistan PM-designate Masrour Barzani and his cabinet ministers will take the oath of office after the Kurdish parliament officially set Wednesday for the session to vote on the new cabinet of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG).

The lawmakers will give confidence to the cabinet, the prime minister and the ministers on July 10, according to the parliament’s session agenda.

Barzani will introduce his cabinet agenda to lawmakers after taking oath as the prime minister, an official statement by the parliament said.

In previous remarks, spokesperson for the region's leading Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) said all party participants of the new cabinet have already submitted the list of their nominees for the new KRG cabinet.

The cabinet lineup, according to the spokesperson, will be sent to the parliament today as part of the legal preparations for Wednesday’s session.

Last Modified: Monday، 08 July 2019 04:25 PM