Said legal expert Tareq Harb said on Monday that Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi is entitled to appoint a person to the post of the presidency of the Kurdistan region until the holding of elections, according to the Constitution. He spoke of war for the network Roudao media: "According to Article 78 of the Iraqi Constitution, it is the right of the Prime Minister Iraqi appoint a person to assume the presidency of the Kurdistan region until the holding of elections and choose a president by the people. "He said the war" that Article 78 of the Iraqi Constitution confirms that the Iraqi prime minister is the direct executive responsible for public policy of the state, the general commander of the armed forces, the administration of the Cabinet and presides over its meetings, and has a right to dismiss the minister, with the consent of the House of Representatives. He further explained: "When we say the chief executive for public policy, it includes all the terms of the state of Iraq government and people from all aspects and even the Kurdistan Region as part of the Iraqi state." He said the legal expert "
There are those who say that it is not the prerogative of the prime minister to intervene the affairs of the province of Kurdistan and I say as well, but when the Kurdistan Region is located in a constitutional vacuum, such as the issue of the presidency of the region, article 78 gave powers to Iraqi Prime Minister to appoint a person to assume the presidency of the Kurdistan region until the holding of elections, but this president is not of his powers to issue important decisions, but just be President of the honorific. "turn, MP for the Kurdistan Democratic Party and member of the legal committee in Parliament in the Iraqi parliament Mohsen Saadoun it is not the prerogative of the Prime Minister appoint a temporary chairman of the Presidency of the Kurdistan Region, according to the Constitution. According to Saadoun network Roudao media , "The Iraqi prime minister Haider al-Abadi not of his powers interfere on the province of Kurdistan or the appointment of an interim Chairman of the Presidency of the Kurdistan region, and this according to the Iraqi constitution," he said. "According to article 121 of the Constitution, which states that he is entitled to the authorities of the region to exercise legislative, executive and judicial authorities, except as provided exclusive powers of the federal authorities in Article 78 of the Constitution and therefore he can not be appointed as interim president for the region. "He said Saadoun," and on this basis, both claiming to be the prerogative of the Prime Minister appoint a temporary head of the Kurdistan Region are wrong and must review the Iraqi constitution to be accurate ". He went on MP from the Kurdistan Democratic Party Mohsen Saadoun," The issue of the presidency of Kurdistan is an internal affair between the Kurdish political parties are not entitled to any party or party or person to intervene in this matter, "adding that" the solution to this issue is the compatibility between political parties in the province of Kurdistan " . testifies Kurdistan region since a few days of intensive dialogue between the political parties, especially the main ones out to dissolve a consensus regarding the amendment presidency of the province law, at the time of the Shura Kurdistan Council decided last Wednesday to extend the mandate of the region's president, Massoud Barzani, which ended last Thursday, August 20 to two years, which rejected by some parties.