Iraq: The first decisions of Mustafa al-Kadhimi
ISWNews Analysis Group: Mustafa al-Kadhimi the newly elected prime minister of Iraq, after the first council of ministers session and verbally, have announced the decisions which were made in this session.
Al-Kadhimi in his statements said that the he gave the order for releasing all the protesters which were arrested in the recent events, except those whose hands are stained with the blood of people of Iraq.
Also he gave the order for creating a headquarter comprised of experts for negotiating with America about a review on the strategic agreement between the two country.
He also in a probably odd action! reinstated Abdel-Wahab al-Saadi in the Iraqi Counter-Terrorism Service (ICTS). He stated that “We decided to bring back our hero brother brigadier Abdel-Wahab al-Saadi to Iraqi Counter-Terrorism Service and promote him to the rank Head of Organization”.
The return of al-Saadi as the Head of ICTS happened while it was rumored that he was collaborating for performing a coup d’etat against the government of Iraq in Adil Abdul-Mahdi time, which he was fired for that from the ICTS.