Head of the National Iraqi Alliance, Sayyid Ammar al-Hakim, said that Ali, peace and blessings be upon him, was a nation, a truth is known through him, indicated that the Qur\'an addressed Ali in plural, the Messenger of Allah (PBUH) affirmed that Ali was of his bloodline and the father of the nation, yet Ali was subjected to all sorts of defamation and underestimation yet did not stop him or affected him nor his ot suffer from him and his status.

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This was during the Eighteenth Ramadan Evening in his eminence Office in Baghdad Wednesday 15/6/2017, marking the night of wounding Imam Ali (peace be upon him), his eminence pointed to Ali\'s way of dealing with wins and losses, he was at the head of the people on times of stress and the last in times of booty collection, Imam Ali was lacking supporters, not similar to Ali followers nowadays who responded the blessed call of the religious authority, fought terrorism and defeated it, his eminence praised the Iraqi people\'s stand whom had responded the call of the Religious Authority\'s call and defended its project.