There is absolutely no delay or holdup whatsoever.
Things are going exactly according to the specific time constraints as outlined by the PTB via Kerry and Biden weeks ago.
We are still well within the parameters set by the AOP. We are actually 6 days ahead of schedule. All of the major players in Iraq, the United States and Britain are ecstatic about the speed and efficiency of the political and economic progress of the newly formed government.
The Maliki problem was dealt with by Jabouri and McGurk in a meeting with Hakim and Sadr the results of which will be announced shortly. They are also dealing with a major ISIS offensive which is being squashed in real by the PTB special ops.
The constitution stipulates they now have 15 days from Thursday to name their PM. This morning Grand Ayatollah Sistani said in no uncertain terms that Maliki must go one way or another for Iraq to remain within the specific time constraints of the constitution.
Their recent TV newscast have consistently reported to their citizens that the security threat is diminishing and the newly formed special committees will immediately ratify a budget in conjunction with the necessary laws to allow the CBI to initiate the necessary economic reforms up to and including the deletion of the zeros otherwise known as the revaluation of the Iraqi dinar.
Based on newly acquired top level intel, the new confirmed window for the CE/IR/RI/RV is Monday July 28th thru Friday Aug. 8th.