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The President and the Prime Minister send a message to the Speaker of Parliament to declare a state of emergency for thirty days 2020-03-15 The office of the President of the Republic, Barham Salih, announced on Sunday that the latter and the Prime Minister sent a letter to the Speaker of Parliament to declare a state of emergency for thirty days. "The President of the Republic and the Prime Minister sent a message to the President of the House of Representatives to request the declaration of a state of health emergency for thirty days, which can be extended," the office said in a statement. He added, "This came in accordance with Article 61 of the Constitution."