Sadrist Movement Denies Quotes Regarding the Next Iraqi Government
Sadrist movement's media office denies news published by the official Iraqi News Agency about the next government and warns to sue sites that promote fake news.
On Friday, the Sadrist movement denied statements published by the official Iraqi News Agency quoting a movement official as saying that the next Iraqi government will not be subject to consensus.
The agency quoted the head of the Sadrist movement's political body, Nassar al-Rubaie, as saying that the next Iraqi government "is not subject to political consensus."
In a statement, the movement's media office denied the published news regarding the nature of the next government.
The movement called on media to be ethical in publishing news and refer to official sources, especially during these sensitive times.
The statement pointed out that al-Rubaie was not interviewed by any media outlet, and warned that the Sadrist movement will file a lawsuit against news sites that promote fake news.