Senior Officials Referred to Court on Corruption Charges

By John Lee.

Iraq’s Commission of Integrity has referrd four former senior officials to court on charges of corruption.

Middle East Monitor reports the the Commission referred two former deputies of Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, the former director of former Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki’s military office, and Baghdad’s former mayor.

Bahaa al-Araji, Saleh al-Mutlaq, Farouk al-Araji and Naim Abo’ab are accused of exploiting their positions to illegally amass wealth.

(Source: Middle East Monitor)

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One Response to Senior Officials Referred to Court on Corruption Charges

  1. Ibn Al Iraq February 23, 2016 at 8:43 am #

    Dear Sir

    This is a good step towards reforms. hopefully the rest will be prosecuted soon too and to recover as much money and assets as posible.

    MAY GOD BLESS IRAQ