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Al-Halbousi stresses keeping Iraq away from war

Iraqi Parliament Speaker Mohammed al-Halbousi stressed the need to keep Iraq away from the war and not be a battleground for any conflict in the region.

“During a meeting his meeting with Nouri al-Maliki, they discussed the latest developments in the regional and international situation,” according to al-Halbousi`s office. “They discussed the need to keep the specter of war from Iraq, and the prevailing language of understanding to defuse the crisis and maintain stability to serve everyone and not allowing anyone makes Iraq a battleground for any conflict."

al-Halbousi stressed the importance of activating the supervisory and legislative role of the House of Representatives, and the need to coordinate and unify positions among the political forces with regard to important legislation that serves the citizen.