BAGHDAD / Aswat al-Iraq: Ahrar bloc MP described the statements of US vice-president Joe Biden on Hashimi's case as "an avowed intervention in Iraqi internal affairs".
In a statement, copy received by Aswat al-Iraq, Mohammed Redha al-Khafaji said "we reject and denounce the US intervention in Iraqi affairs, particularly Biden who uttered the division of Iraq project".
He pointed that the case of vice-president Tariq al-Hashimi should not be connected with other internal politics, which matter "proves that USA is still intervening in Iraqi internal affairs".
He supported the stand of Iraqi premier Nouri al-Maliki.
Biden contacted parliament speaker Usama Nujaifi and informed him that " USA is building its conditional relationship within a democratic Iraq , independent judicial system, real national partnership and exclude the armed forces from any political interference".