Sayyid Ammar Al-Hakim, chairman of the Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq, stated that Iraq is experiencing today is a result of accumulations of the past and the wars that was witnessed during the former regime, the economic embargo period and the expanding of terrorism, stressing that the Iraqis are moving forward and they are now close to reap the fruits of their patience.

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Sayyid Ammar Al-Hakim, visited the shrine of Imam Khomeini and met the grandson of Imam Sayyid Ali Khomeini Monday, 11/07/2016.

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His Eminence praised the character of Imam Khomeini who launched the Islamic Revolution in Iran, and wisely ruled the Islamic Republic of Iran after the revolution, noting that Imam Khomeini was interested in the Iraqi people and their salvation from dictatorship.

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From his part, Sayyid Ali Khomeini valued the role of the Iraqi army and popular forces in fighting and eliminating ISIS, praising the role of the religious authority represented in Imam Al-Sistani, affirming that His Eminence Imam al-Sistani lives a simple life and follows the smallest details related to the Islamic and Iraqi society.