Biggest Theft in the History of Iraq Occurred During the Maliki Term
|October 10, 2014||Filled under Maliki News|
Maliki News –
Revealed Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, for thefts organization has gripped Iraq over the past eight years, valued at one hundred billion dollars.
A source familiar with the Iraqi government for Abadi as saying, during a recent meeting of the Iraqi Council of Ministers, said that ‘the mechanism followed in the ministries of interior and defense during that period, led to the loss of Iraq hundred billion Iraqi dinars from the treasury, representing the people’s money, they spent public money.
He explained that the process of concluding contracts and tenders with companies equipped for the security ministries and the two national security and intelligence, not subject to legal controls and clear, and most of them accompanied by suspicions of corruption and clear.
According to what is communicated to the same source for al-Abadi, the deal to import explosives detectors failed alone, cost the Iraqi state about one billion dollars, as well as the consequences of physical and moral, which caused the loss of thousands of lives and tens of thousands of wounded and material losses exceeding ten billion dollars, and these crimes do not can move beyond, in the words of al-Abadi, who announced his intention to provide all of involvement in the theft of funds to the Iraqi judiciary, whatever his position.
Prior to the Iraqi authorities that arrested a senior police officer, in connection with the scandal buy explosives detection devices are corrupt, and opened an investigation proved the disqualification of devices that have been purchased in large amounts. It turns out that these materials were the main reason for the success of the militants to penetrate the checkpoints vehicles and trucks loaded with explosives, and caused the death and injury of thousands of Iraqis.
The International Organization for combating terrorism, pointed out that the security agencies in Iraq, running various monitoring the ‘terrorists’, indicating that the explosives detectors used at checkpoints, is only a lie used by the security forces, does not have the experience nor the ability to maintain security in her country.
The theft exposed by Abadi, the largest in the history of Iraq, according to an economist is confirmed by Ammar al-Khafaji, explaining that the figure talked about Abadi large and Iraqi equivalent of the state budget for the year 2012. Never in the history of Iraq, to detect theft similar on this scale, because the Iraqi budget did not exceed before taking over former Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki‘s ruling in 2006, a few billion dollars, for coming in later budgets ‘explosive’, which exchange mostly on security which did not materialize.
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