Masoud Barzani has 'promised support to several Coordination Framework Leaders'
A member of the Coordination Framework announced that the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) Leader Masoud Barzani has promised support to several "leaders of the Coordination Framework" for Iraq's premier post.

According to Mawazin News news agency, Ghazanfar al-Batikh stated in a television interview that Masoud Barzani has promised support to several "leaders of the Coordination Framework" for prime ministery.

He further added: "The leaders of this framework are aware of the conditions of the current stage and the importance of speeding up the formation of the new government of Iraq, therefore, after solving the issue of the nomination of the Iraqi president by the Kurds, the prime minister of Iraq will be elected.

Pointing out that the Coordination Framework is ready to introduce A candidate for Iraq prime ministry after the Eid al-Adha holiday, Al-Batikh added: The leaders of the Coordination Framework are aware of the size of the conspiracy that has targeted the Iraqi political process.

Emphasizing that the election of Iraq's president of and prime minister will happen simultaneously and with the participation of all political forces, al-Batikh added: "We emphasized on the importance of the Kurdish consensus and proposed to vote for more than one presidential candidate, and Masoud Barzani has "promised support to several leaders of the Coordination Framework for the prime minister post."

Al-Batikh noted that the new Iraqi cabinet will be formed within a week after the vote of confidence in the new Iraqi prime minister.

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