In the framework of National Iraqi Alliance under the leadership of Sayyid Ammar al-Hakim tour reviewing problems and needs of the provinces, his eminence presided the Alliance meeting with the governor of Baghdad and chairman Baghdad Provincial Council and with the presence of Baghdad Provincial Council members, and stressed the need to exclude the political anxiety from Baghdad Provincial Council and devote efforts to provide services, his eminence promised to relay and follow-up capital concerns to the government and parliament.

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His eminence pointed out that the National Iraqi Alliance is promising to follow up and use the influence and work of committees to follow up on the needs and concerns of the capital, indicated that at the political level it is a necessity to have gallantry and a unified position among the political blocs in the provincial council and create a harmonious team focused on providing services to citizens, his eminence emphasized on the importance of excluding political anxiety from Baghdad Provincial Council and to accelerate the passing the amended provincial councils law, that includes extending work tenure until next elections.

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Head of the National Iraqi Alliance warned of moves of a political nature exercised on general managers in provinces, which is negatively reflected on their performance and the application of decentralization principle.

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In regard of security, the head of the National Iraqi Alliance stressed that Baghdad should be safe and stable and has priority in controlling security, because of symbolic dimensions, and stressed the importance of finding unconventional and proactive tools to secure the capital and give priority to the intelligence effort and dismantling of terrorist networks.

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His eminence pointed to the necessity of centralizing the security aspects decision, unifying decisions and integrating efforts, calling for strong stand against the armed appearances in the capital, and relocate military headquarters out of the capital.