Mar 21 2020

Opinion: Prime ministry challenge; this time with al-Zurufi

Adnan al-Zurufi, secretary of al-Wafa movement, MP from Najaf and member of Nasr faction who has been assigned as Najaf governor and other security positions. He is close to Haider al-Abadi, former Iraqi PM, and has citizenship of USA. The elected PM has one year to hold the election, however selecting PM in Iraq became so challenging and difficult that it seems the election will be postponed for one more year. According to al-Zurufi, he wants to hold transparent and trustworthy election and dissolve militias such as Peshmarga and Hashad Sha’abi in Iraqi army and give the control of Iraq …