Sayyid Ammar Al-Hakim, chairman of the Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq, stressed the need to adhere to the jihad guidance of Religious Authority, counting these guidances a pact specifying the humanitarian rules of the philosophy of jihad, indicating that jihad victors the Islamic and patriotic venture to defend the land and holy sites.

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This took place during a meeting with a group of Ashura Brigades in his office in Baghdad Thursday, 01/09/2016.

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His eminence praised Ashura Brigades role at the decisive battles in Falluja, Saqlawiya and other battlefronts, urging to totally remain committed to the ideological, patriotic and military guidelines, noting that the role of the popular forces do not end after liberating the land, but the popular forces have a role that commensurate with the upcoming security challenge after the liberation of the land from ISIS in Mosul province.