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A source close to Al-Kazemi: A new list is expected for the right of those involved in plundering public money ... and the government does not combat corruption by means of deals
Baghdad / Obelisk: A source close to Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi revealed, on Saturday, January 9, 2021 that the government does not work in the manner of deals with political blocs in the disclosure of corruption files, and that it does not compliment anyone in that, stressing that
The government, since assuming official duties, has worked to combat corruption.
The source told Al-Masalla that the Al-Kazemi government has so far arrested 19 prominent persons involved in corruption, as the investigation continues.
The source added: There are other lists of important names that will be arrested soon, stressing that no party will affect the anti-corruption course that is supervised by the prime minister.
The news published by Iraqi and Iraqi media sources claimed that Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi had completed a deal with the political blocs to arrest government officials involved in the theft and smuggling of funds estimated at $150 billion from the state treasury.
At the end of last August, Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi formed a permanent committee to investigate corruption cases and operations, while monitoring sources say that the government is more ready to confront the corrupt and overcome the stalled reactions by parties covering the corrupt.
Earlier, Al-Kazemi vowed to pursue all the corrupt in order to achieve reforms, stressing that in 2021 his government will reveal major facts about corruption.