President of Iraq
|President of the Republic of Iraq |
رئيس جمهورية العراق
|Residence||Radwaniyah Palace Baghdad, Iraq|
|Term length||Four years, renewable once|
|Inaugural holder||Muhammad Najib ar-Ruba'i|
|Formation||July 14, 1958|
|Deputy||Vice President of Iraq|
The President is elected by the Council of Representatives by a two-thirds majority. and is limited to two four-year terms. The President is responsible for fixing treaties and laws passed by the Council of Representatives.
- Constitution of Iraq, Article 64
- Constitution of Iraq, Article 67
- Constitution of Iraq, Article 69
- "Iraq's Surprise: The Persistence of Democracy - WSJ". Web.archive.org. 2017-11-17. Retrieved 2019-04-02.