Baghdad, A Member of the Presidency of the House of Representatives Hassan Karim confirmed that the parliament will not exceed the constitutional time in the election of the President of the Republic.
A statement issued by the Office of the First Deputy said that "Karim discussed during his meeting today with former Speaker of the House of Representatives Salim Jubouri the role of the legislative institution in the legislation of important laws and control of the executive institutions in the interest of the Iraqi people, as well as revitalization the work of parliamentary committees and active presence of all its members in line with the aspirations of the citizen" .
It added, "The meeting discussed the election of the President of the Republic and the formation of the next government, in addition to the challenges facing the legislative authority in the next phase and ways to address them."
Karim said on the session to elect the President of the Republic: we will not exceed the constitutional time on the issue of the election of the President of the Republic, and we will seek to complete it on the specified constitutional date.
Source: National Iraqi News Agency