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Committee for Investigating protests events to collect documents, listen to witness statements


The Higher Ministerial Committee to Investigate the Recent Protests decided to collect documents and evidence and listen to the testimonies of all the relevant witnesses and submit them to the Supreme Judicial Council for action according to Iraqi laws.

The Ministerial Committee decided during its first meeting, chaired by the Minister of Planning. Mr. Nuri al-Dulaimi, that the Committee will remain permanently, until the completion of all files, and submit them to the competent authorities.

Noteworthy, the cabinet decided to form a high committee to investigate the events that accompanied the recent demonstrations, in Baghdad and a number of provinces.