Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) The Deputy Premier, Salih al-Mutleg, warned from confronting the demonstrations or using force against them.
A statement by his office received by IraqiNews.com cited “While receiving a delegation of Anbar tribes, Mutleg confirmed negative consequences if the demonstrations confronting with force.”
“He stressed adherence to the military morals while dealing with the demonstrators,” the statement added.
“He also warned from confiscating the rights of the demonstrators or attributing them to specific sides that do not represent them,” the statement continued.
“He renewed calling the demonstrators to adhere to the peaceful demonstration and the Iraqi nationalism,” the statement mentioned, concluding that “The delegations members expressed their respect for Mutleg and condemned the assassination attempt that he underwent.”