May 15, 2018 / 05:23 PM
Maliki and Ameri voice opposition to Abadi’s nominee for premiership

The leaders of State of Law Coalition, Nouri al-Maliki, and al-Fath Coalition, Hadi al-Ameri, have expressed their opposition to the nomination of Tariq al-Najim as the next Iraqi premier.

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has made the offer to the two Iraqi leaders after his Nasr Coalition failed to won the majority of votes in the Iraqi parliament elections held on Saturday, May 12.

According to SNG Abadi, held a 2-hour meeting with Maliki and Ameri at Monday night when the two opposed to Abadi’s offer.

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