Allawi calls Maliki to resign, conduct early elections
Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) The head of the Iraqiya Slate, Ayad Allawi, called the Premier, Nouri al-Maliki, to resign from his post and to conduct early parliamentary elections to settle the problems in the country.
In a statement for the Iraqis, he said “I call for holding early parliamentary elections and support Maliki’s call in this regard through submitting his resignation and to form a temporary government by the parliament under the supervision of the United Nations.”
“The Government must resign to enable the political sides to solve the disputes and to accomplish balance among the Iraqis,” he added.
He addressed Maliki assuring “I support your call for early elections but you must resign first,” calling “The Iraqi National Alliance to convince Maliki to resign and to nominate another candidate from the INA.”
He considered “The demonstration as a right on condition of being peaceful.”
He called “To release the innocent detainees, canceling some laws that negatively affected the citizens like Article 4 of Anti-Terrorism Law as well as Justice and Accountability Law.”