The National Iraqi Alliance expressed understanding the justifications forwarded by its political partners and their demands to merge the two electoral practices, the provincial elections to be conducted simultaneously with the parliamentary elections. Attendees confirmed the need to improve security in the areas of operations and the restitution of displaced people to their original areas in order to give the opportunity for the Independent Electoral High Commission to complete the procedures for counting and registration electronically, indicating that merging the two electoral practices will contribute in the reduction of the financial expenses needed to cover the overall electoral practice.\r\n
The National Iraqi Alliance after its Leadership Authority meeting, held in the office of head of the National Iraqi Alliance, Sayyid Ammar al-Hakim indicated in a statement that attendees unanimously approved the rules of procedure of the National Iraqi Alliance, after conducting the necessary modifications. The Leadership Authority meeting also covered discussions on current political and military developments in Iraq, and outcomes of Mosul Offensive operations, urging the security forces to be more vigilant and cautious in the cities and defeat terrorists.\r\n
The National Iraqi Alliance congratulated the big victories that are achieved by Iraqi security forces and the heroes of the popular mobilization forces, the Peshmerga forces and tribal forces in the province of Nineveh.