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Abadi issues arrest warrants against many corrupt senior officials

Abadi issues arrest warrants against many corrupt officials

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi issued an initial list of officials who have been convicted with corruption charges on Wednesday.

A well informed source said that Abadi will supervise the investigations with first patch of 130 senior officials suspects, who are charged with embezzlement and other corruption charges.

The list included:

1- Former finance minister Hoshyar Zebari

2- Former Nineveh governor Atheel al-Nujaifi

3- Former prime minister Nouri al-Maliki's military adviser Farouq al-Araji

4- Former prime minister Nouri al-Maliki's former secretary Abu Mujahid al-Rakabi

5- Incumbent MP Hussein al-Maliki

6- Incumbent MP Yasser Sukheil al-Maliki

7- Basra's former governor Majid al-Nasrawyi

8- Former defense minister Saadoun al-Dulaimi

9- Former defense minister Abdul Qadir Obeidi

10-Former head of intelligence Zuheir al-Gharabawi

The list also included many incumbent and former senior officials from different branches of the Iraqi government.

James nowlin
James nowlin
Thursday، 14 December 2017 12:59 AM
If they’re issuing of all these arrest warrants for the leaky officials wise if he on top of the list they’ve got so much evidence against this man and corruption doesn’t make sense that he isn’t on the list