Iraqi Parliament holds session

The Iraqi Parliament headed by its speaker Dr. Mahmud al-Mashhadani continued the discussions in its 32rd normal session to discuss the project of the security pact between Iraq and US under the title “The Law of Ratifying the Agreement between the Republic of Iraq and Unite States regarding the withdrawal of the American Forces from Iraq and Organizing its Activities in its Temporarily Presence.”

After discussions lasted for 6 hours on the agreement, Dr. Mahmud al-Mashhadani announced the end of the second reading of the agreement. He emphasized that the Parliament will vote on the agreement when there will be consensus between the political blocs on either saying “YES” or “NO”.

The voting is slated for coming Wednesday or Thursday as a deadline.