BAGHDAD, The leader of the Sauiroon Alliance MP Raed Fahmi said there is great consensus in the construction and reform alliances to choose Adel Abdul Mahdi for the post of prime minister.
Fahmi said in a statement to NINA / "There is a high degree of acceptance to Adel Abdul Mahdi, but the issue has not been resolved permanently, despite the existence of a great rapprochement between the two main alliances," indicating that" the post of prime minister may be resolved in the same the time of choosing the President of the Republic, and if not resolved, it will be very soon after the election of the President of the Republic.
He pointed out that the Kurdish parties and other blocs did not object to the candidate, therefore there is no objection to Adel Abdul Mahdi, stressing that "the supreme religious authority did not object to the candidate's personality."
The House of Representatives will hold its special session to elect President of the Republic at 8 pm on Monday, the first of October 2018.
Source: National Iraqi News Agency