Iraqi parliament dissolves itself before elections

MENA

Published: 2021-10-06 17:27

Last Updated: 2022-01-15 13:01


Iraqi parliament dissolves itself before elections
Iraqi parliament dissolves itself before elections

Wednesday, the presidency of the Iraqi parliament announced that the decision to dissolve the parliament will enter into force on Thursday, according to a previous vote.

Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Bashir Al Haddad, said that the parliament voted on March 31 to dissolve itself on Oct. 7.

Therefore, there is no need to hold a voting session for this purpose.

Notably, the legislative elections will be held next Sunday, and according to the electoral law, Parliament will dissolve itself 3 days before the election date.