[2016-09-08 07:03:59] Doug_W: GM Room
[2016-09-08 07:41:39] chattels: Iraq parliament fails to make quorum for no-confidence vote against minister
[2016-09-08 07:41:54] chattels: A controversial vote of confidence against Iraqi Finance Minnister Hoshyar Zebari was placed on the Iraqi parliament’s agenda on Thursday, but it failed to go through after enough lawmakers failed to show up to make the quorum.
[2016-09-08 07:42:09] chattels: " today's assembly was postponed to after the Eid holiday (on Sept. 12) and parliament is expected to meet on September 20.”
[2016-09-08 07:42:32] chattels: ............... some factions in parliament had stayed away from Thursday’s session in order not to take part in a possible voting against Zebari, who is a veteran politician and a Kurd.
[2016-09-08 07:43:31] chattels: “In Tuesday’s session only 73 parliamentarians attended,”
[2016-09-08 07:43:43] chattels: Some of the Kurdish factions in the Iraqi parliament have galvanized to throttle the no-confidence motion against Zebari.
[2016-09-08 07:44:03] chattels: " ............ some MPs who had given adherence to Haithen Jabouri’s petition, joined us and withdrew their signatures,”
[2016-09-08 07:44:17] chattels: wealthwatch.world/showthr...
[2016-09-08 08:03:01] chattels: the House of Representatives held its regular postponed today after the Eid al - Adha holiday. According to a parliamentary source told all of Iraq [where] the presidency of the parliament decided to postpone the hearings until Tuesday day on September 20 th, after the Eid al - Adha holiday, due to lack of quorum. " The parliament was due to be held on Thursday its regular and includes the agenda vote on the withdrawal of confidence from Finance Minister Hoshyar Zebari. www.alliraqnews.com/modul...
[2016-09-08 08:03:41] chattels: " .............. until Tuesday day on September 20 th, after the Eid al - Adha holiday, due to lack of quorum. "
[2016-09-08 08:23:30] chattels: Market price of the IQD loses ground and now at 1,290. www.cbi.iq/documents/C.B....
[2016-09-08 08:23:44] Doug_W: UP A BIT
[2016-09-08 08:24:23] chattels: ‹@Doug_W› gm
[2016-09-08 08:24:32] Doug_W: hiya "C"
[2016-09-08 08:37:19] chattels: No list of new ministers from Abadi yet.
[2016-09-08 08:42:09] chattels: Looking for progress in Iraq is akin to watching paint dry. If not for the serial crises in afflicting Iraq it would be dull indeed.
[2016-09-08 08:43:06] chattels: If not for the serial crises afflicting Iraq it would be dull indeed.
[2016-09-08 08:43:42] Doug_W: it IS a fascinating thing to watch mature
[2016-09-08 08:44:52] chattels: ‹@Doug_W› Sometimes I question whether the process is one of maturation or self destruction.
[2016-09-08 08:46:31] chattels: Is it a beautiful story of the birth of democracy or the horror of a train wreck.
[2016-09-08 08:47:07] chattels: As I think you are fond of saying, only time will tell.
[2016-09-08 08:55:13] chattels: Dum spiro spero.
[2016-09-08 08:55:35] chattels: While I breathe, I hope.
[2016-09-08 08:57:05] Doug_W: they are like 10 yr oild with the first taste of "freedom"
[2016-09-08 09:06:13] chattels: ‹@Doug_W› or self absorbed / centered 13 yr olds
[2016-09-08 09:09:39] chattels: A security source: large numbers of elements Daesh left Mosul with local families
[2016-09-08 09:10:05] chattels: The source told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / that large numbers of militants Daesh local fled the city of Mosul , and left their homes with their families toward Syria. He added that the local elements know the unknown fate as they have done against civilians , looting, murder and torture crimes and they will be brought to justice to be punished, noting that large numbers left the city with their families after they left their homes and they brought those close to them for fear of arrest by Iraqi forces.
[2016-09-08 09:10:20] chattels: www.ninanews.com/News_Det...
[2016-09-08 09:13:08] chattels: The sins of the father are visited upon the next generation.
[2016-09-08 09:16:25] chattels: Hate begets hate.
[2016-09-08 09:17:10] Doug_W: amen to that
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