BAGHDAD President BarhamSaleh and the head of the Iraqi decision coalition Osama al-Nujaifi agreed to take the maximum penalties against those who failed and caused the ferry accident in Mosul.
"President BarhamSaleh met with the head of the Iraqi decision coalition Osama al-Nujaifi at al-Salam Palace and discussed the repercussions of the tragic sinking of the ferry in the Tigris River in Mosul and the death and injury of dozens of innocent citizens," a presidential statement said.
During the meeting, the two sides stressed the need to take the maximum punishment against the defaulters and perpetrators of this painful incident, as well as to discuss the service and security conditions in the province.
For his part, al-Nujaifi praised the presence of the President of the Republic to the place of tragedy and condolences to the people of Nineveh and stand by their demands. "
Source: National Iraqi News Agency