Salih stresses investigation into attacks on demonstrators and security forces

Wednesday 09th October 2019 - 15:53

Salih stresses investigation into attacks on demonstrators and security forces

Baghdad - INA

President Barham Salih said on Wednesday an investigation into attacks on demonstrators and security forces and the support of the Court of Integrity to punish the corrupt.

In a statement received by the Iraqi News Agency INA, President Salih's press office said that during his meeting with President of the Supreme Judicial Council, Faiq Zidan, he stressed the necessity of conducting a fair judicial investigation on the crimes of assaulting demonstrators and security forces and firing live bullets during the recent protests. Accountability of those responsible for Iraqi bloodshed.

The statement added that they discussed the importance of the role of the Iraqi judiciary, particularly the court of integrity issues and the importance of activating the role of the prosecution to resolve corruption files and punish those who violate public funds.