Supreme Judicial Council issues an explanation regarding the members of the Electoral Commission

Tuesday 24th December 2019 - 15:36

Supreme Judicial Council issues an explanation regarding the members of the Electoral Commission

Baghdad - INA

A statement of the Supreme Judicial Council, received by the Iraqi News Agency, that "what was published by some regarding the judges who won the election committee election plot to claim their nomination by the parties, is unfounded news."

The statement clarified that "What confirms that the published information is not correct is the claim that the Kurdish judges nominated were nominated by the Kurdish parties, while the Kurdistan Regional Council did not nominate any judge from the region until now and the lot for the judges in the region was not conducted to Now the result of not nominating any Kurdish judge, and this is what was mentioned in the speech of the Supreme Judicial Council yesterday on the occasion of the drawing of lots. "

He added that "the Supreme Judicial Council affirms that the winning judges are not affiliated with any political party or organization, especially that Article (98 second paragraph) of the constitution prohibits the judge from belonging to any political party or organization or engaging in any political activity, even if the winning judges In the membership of the Board of Commissioners or others any political affiliation, he will be excluded from serving as a judge or public prosecutor because of his violation of the constitution.