Tuesday, 17 June 2014 10:28

UN Envoy Calls on Political Leaders to Unite and for Parliament to Convene

Baghdad, June 17, 2014 – The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Iraq (SRSG), Mr. Nickolay Mladenov, welcomed the certification of the 30 April legislative election results by the Federal Supreme Court. 

 

“Now that the election results have been certified it is imperative for the newly elected Council of Representatives to meet and ensure the continuity of the political process on the basis of the Constitution” Mr. Mladenov said. 

“I encourage the political leaders of Iraq to swiftly come together and agree on a national security plan to address the terrorist threat, and on a set of inclusive political and social initiatives that must be supported by all communities in the country. The United Nations stands ready to facilitate this process” SRSG Mladenov added. 

 

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