Sayyid Ammar Al-Hakim, head of the Iraqi National Alliance, in his office in Baghdad Thursday, 15.09.2016 received Patriarch of the Chaldean Church Father Luis Rafael

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During the meeting, discussions covered the battle to liberate Mosul and the necessity of the participation of all people of Mosul of all components in the liberation because they are more entitled to liberate their own city.

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His Eminence called on community leaders to perform a strategic role in the post-Daesh phase through achieving civil peace and address the problems resulting from Daesh, stressing the need to invoke the national interest and the necessity of unity for Iraq during this current time, pointing to the importance of respecting the rights of the Iraqi factions, especially those representing an addition to the variety of the Iraqi society.

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Patriarch Louis Raphael congratulated Sayyid Ammar Al-Hakim for chairing the Iraqi National Alliance, expressing his confidence in the success of his eminence in his new assignment and in convergence of views among Iraqis.