Head of the National Iraqi Alliance, Sayyid Ammar al-Hakim, stated that the security of the countries and capitals of the world is directly linked to the liberation of Mosul, citing the terrorist events that hit the world after the terrorism in Iraq and Syria escalated. His eminence shouldered countries of the world the responsibility of confronting terrorism through opposing terrorists’ movement, funding and recruiting, plus ideological solutions that start by addressing provocative and racist speeches.

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This was during his eminence receiving Ambassador of the European Union Patrick Simoneh, in his eminence Baghdad office Thursday 13/7/2017.

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His eminence called on the world to assist Iraq in the reconstruction of liberated cities and the cities of liberators to reflect a real translation to the term (Iraq fighting on behalf of the world), his eminence indicated that without the sacrifices, other countries, European countries in particular, would have to face terrorism in their streets, pointed out that the national settlement is a road map for the post-Daesh phase and it is necessary to support Iraq exit divisions and crises.

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Mr. Simoneh praised the heroic role played by all Iraqi forces without exception in the face of Daesh, stressed on the European Union\'s support for the unity of Iraq and opposing any project that threatens the unity of Iraq, urging Baghdad and Erbil to dialogue to overcome the crises.