By: FA ME
A well known Iraqi politician Mr. Osama Al-Nijefi, from Al-Iraqia List in Iraqi Parliament have called on Iraqi Government to stand against what he called it “well organized plans trying to eliminate the Iraqi Christians from Iraq”. These statements came after his list won the provincial elections in Mosul, and his brother became the mayor of Mosul City.
He adds during an interview made by “AKI” Italian News Agency on Friday “the condition of Iraqi Christians, and their stability, as well as acknowledging their historical presence in Iraq something essential and important, since these matters are considered the real bases of Iraqi Society, so we have to resist any attempts that are trying to eradicate this presence”
“The government has to do its best to stop the terrorist attacks against our Christian brothers, and what we have witnessed lately in Kirkuk was something unacceptable, attacking two secured families, in return, we support any governmental efforts that aim to protect the Christian community in Iraq, and we ourselves will work on protecting them”
The parliament member also spoke about the investigations that aimed to discover who was behind the attacks against Christians late in 2008, he said “investigations were done concerning this matter, but the political condition of Iraq now doesn’t allow announcing the results of these investigations!!”