Head of the National Iraqi Alliance, Sayyid Ammar al-Hakim, emphasized on the Diyala local government that it needs to stay away from political differences and maintain the stable security in the province for it is the key to development opportunities, stressing that investment is what will foster the province without the need of government funds.\r\n
During leading a National Iraqi Alliance delegation and meeting with Diyala local Government , his eminence expressed his deep appreciation to the people of Diyala province, who made a lot of sacrifices in order to achieve security stability, stressing that \"the steadfastness of the people of Diyala is the one who brought life back to it and freed it from the desecration of terrorism,\" noting that \" Diyala is a small Iraq and we see the Arab, Kurdish, Shiite and Sunni cohesion as an important tie linking all components and doctrines.\r\n
Head of the National Iraqi Alliance expressed concerns regarding the internal situation during moments of victory, pointing out that this concern is greater at the moment of procrastination, when eliminating the enemy we must achieve the greatest jihad which is to win on ourselves and be patient and shoulder the responsibility, but that does not means leniency with those who were involved with in shedding the blood of innocents.\r\n
His eminence pointed out that Diyala could be the solution for the entire of Iraq, praising the harmony and cohesion among government officials and security leaders in the province.\r\n
Sayyid Ammar al-Hakim stressed the on importance that Diyala provincial council stay away from the political problems and differences, calling to let it be handled by Baghdad and focus on services provision to citizens.\r\n
His eminence also stressed the keenness of the National Iraqi Alliance to follow up the concerns of the provinces and convey to the federal government, and promised the local government of Diyala to convey its concerns to the government, additionally his eminence expressed the readiness of the National Iraqi Alliance to mediate through tribes to resolve the problem of resettling the remaining displaced families to their areas.\r\n
Head of the National Iraqi Alliance in a press conference held after the meeting, called the governor of Kirkuk to remove the Kurdish flag and raise the Iraqi flag, describing the decision to raise the Kurdish flag hasty, stressing the need for harmony and cohesion in the current period of time.\r\n
His eminence referred to the national settlement project as the right project launched by the National Iraqi Alliance, and the international position shared the National Iraqi Alliance realizing the importance of the project for a post-Daesh phase, noting that \"the settlement project is proceeding at a steady pace but it needs a long time”, refusing to return to the previous situations and international trusteeships.