Sayyid Ammar al-Hakim, head of the Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq, assured that the terrorist ISIS began to deteriorate and lose the sites and areas that it was controlling in Iraq as a result of the devastating strikes of the security forces and the Popular Mobilization Forces and the tribesmen in the usurped territories, noting that the crimes of this terrorist group against citizens, especially women and children in the areas they dominated built hatred towards them, stressing that the reception and host of the families from the Western Regions in the Shiite areas flows from the Iraqi strong and stiff Social and National unity.
This came during a meeting of the Chairman of the Expediency Discernment Council of the System of the Islamic Republic, Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani with Sayyid Ammar al-Hakim in Tehran Tuesday 18/08/2015.
    Sheikh Rafsanjani stressed on the need to strengthen the relations between Iraq and Iran in various fields in the interest of the two neighboring countries and the countries of the region, and reiterated Iran’s readiness to cooperate with Iraq in rebuilding and reconstruction, urging Iraqi national forces and security forces of all denominations to unite against the common enemy the terrorist ISIS. Sheik Rafsanjani noted that the strategic location and the abundant resources or Iraq which enables it to play an active and constructive role in the stability and security of the region, praising the wise guidance of the religious authority in Iraq to repel the danger of ISIS and unify the Iraqi People.