Baghdad, The office of President Fuad Masum, denied the news that spoke about the nomination of Masum himself for the Presidency of the Republic.
"President Masum did not apply to the House of Representatives to run for President," Masum's office said in a statement.
He added that Masum awaits the decisions of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan and other Kurdish political parties in this regard."
The Kurdish parties are holding continuous meetings on the selection of its candidate for the post of President of the Republic.
Source: National Iraqi News Agency