Friday, May 11, 2007
Defense Minister Will Announce His Resignation In The Next Few Days
(Addustour Newspaper) - 10 MAY - Addustour has learned from Accord Front sources that the Defense Minister, Mohammed Abd Al Qadr Ubaidi [Mufriji], will announce his resignation in the next few days. Al Ubaidi is now on an official visit to Germany and will likely announce his resignation there. A source confirmed that Al Ubaidi agreed to resign after pressure by the Accord Front on the government. Finally, a secret report from the PM’s office states that the PM agreed to fire the MOD in exchange for the Accord Front’s continued participation in the political process.