Baghdad - political editor

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Sayyid Ammar al-Hakim in his speech in the sermon of Eid al-Adha prayer, held in his office Baghdad Saturday 2/9/2017, described the inclusive national majority as the optimal solution for Iraq safety, political stability and promotion of service and economic, noted that \"it is not necessary to have everyone involved in the administration to have a consensual government that is serving politics more than providing service to the Iraqi citizen,\" called for various parties of different components to unite, which share one vision and converge in their approach and prospect of future, at the same time having another party having a different vision from first party and also represent various components of Iraqi people, to compete with honor and dignity in order to win the confidence of people and form the government that meet the people’s aspirations. His eminence stressed on to stop working with obsolete tested course of action in running the homeland, stressed on Iraq’s need to a national unbiased movement, unbiased national alliances and inclusive national majority government in order to correct the course of political process. The time of sectarian, national and regional alliances must end and Iraqis must realize that they are all responsible for the safety and construction of Iraq and work to save Iraq from the recession. His eminence explained that this will only be accomplished through a synergized effective national government that agree on a nationwide economic and service project, noted that the previous phase consumed accord and made the politics linked to moods, selfish interests and extortion, his eminence addressed members of Al-Hikma National Movement stating \"The only way to gain the trust of your people is if they believe of you, and this belief will only be achieved through devotion to God and to be close to the people, to serve them, to care for them, to be fair, to be visionary and a project, and to abide by the guidance of your Supreme Religious Authority Imam Sistani (long live).

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The Al-Hikma National Movement is open to all powers that believe in Iraq and present new, efficient and fair officials

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His eminence announced that Al-Hikma National Movement will continue espousing the national majority project and a political strategy for the upcoming period and be open to the entire country, who agrees with Al-Hikma National Movement in his project, vision and national aspirations will be with Al-Hikma National Movement and the movement will support him in this great project that protect Iraq and the future of Iraq’s generations. His eminence indicated that the Al-Hikma National Movement is open to all political powers that believe in Iraq and converge with the Al-Hikma National Movement in visions in order to integrate efforts during the next phase, called to present new officials that are efficient and fair to serve Iraq, stressed on Iraq’s need to all its sons after defeating terrorism, to accept each other, heal each other’s’ wounds and spread tolerance even if it is hard, cited that all nations that faced ordeals were able to overcome hardship through focusing on the future and tolerance and were not drawn to the past. The comprehensive national majority will be the greatest proof that show that the people has overcame crises and its moved to the future without faltering by the mistakes of the past.

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Iraq is the home of Kurdistan, the home of Arabs and Turkmen and other components

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Regarding unity of Iraq, his eminence stated: \"Our united Iraq is the guarantee to our freedom, strength and dignity. With all our respect and gratitude and great pride to our homeland brothers, we tell them that Iraq is all of us and that Kurdistan is dear to us and dear to our hearts, people, land and leaders, homeland is right to all nations, a right that is undeniable, pointed out that \"Iraq is the homeland of Kurdistan and the homeland of our beloved Kurds, as the homeland of the Arabs, Turkmen, Shabak, Christians, Sabians, Yazidis and all the good noble Iraqis.\" 

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His eminence drew the attention to the fact that Iraq is not only an administrative border but a history, a continuous and interconnected civilization. Before politics and political intentions, everyone should evoke the interconnected reality of Arabs, Kurds and other ethnicities and other components in this beloved country, wondered, \"If rights are protected and constitutionally preserved, why we look for new maps of dispute and disagreement? Who thinks that individuality will end issues is wrong, because problems big or small, need great leaders to resolve the problems of their peoples.” 

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His eminence expressed pride of the historic and significant relationship with Kurds’ people and leaders, and added \"If there are those who try to throw ashes in the eyes, our eyes are wide enough with love for our brothers more than ashes of sedition and disagreement. Disagreeing on a particular matter does not mean discordant on the origin of relations, and we are confident that Kurds brothers are keen on Iraq, as we are keen on Iraq and we will work together for the advancement of this nation and settle problems. \"

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A call to National Iraqi Alliance to expedite selecting the new president of the alliance

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His eminence expressed gratitude to peers in the leadership of the National Iraqi Alliance, other authorities and specialized committees for their support throughout the period of assuming the presidency of the National Iraqi Alliance, explained \"We had a great honor to serve this political institution that is great at the level of political action in Iraq, we were successful by the grace of God to take big and serious steps in strengthening participation in decision-making within the General Authority and the Leadership Authority and the Political Authority of the National Iraqi Alliance and specialized committees within it, \"described interaction of the alliance affiliated political blocs large and continuous, and expressed his appreciations to members of the General Authority, whether they are parliamentarians, ministers and heads of independent bodies, governors and heads of provincial councils on their interaction and determination in National Iraqi Alliance institution work and in its various committees over the previous period, called on the Leadership Authority of the National Iraqi Alliance to expedite selecting a president for the next tenure, reiterating his previous request that was forwarded four months ago to provide enough time to select an alternative to lead the alliance. His eminence counted the National Iraqi Alliance the ideal place for rotating positions, because it is gathering all political blocs representing a large segment of the Iraqi people, wished that the Leadership Authority to select a new leader as quickly as possible, stated \"We concluded our work and passed responsibility as scheduled, we do not want to have a void while we are on the verge of an important and sensitive phase\"

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Iraq is the bridge of communication and integration among the countries of the region

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المترجم الجديد, [02.09.17 17:44]

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Sayyid Ammar al-Hakim spoke about the reality of Iraq and its geographical location, stated \"We must believe that the strength of Iraq always comes from good relations with its neighbors and its communication with the international community, days has proved that the weakness of Iraq is causing weakness in the whole region, this belief is now a fact known to Iraq\'s neighbors. The conflict on Iraq’s soil does not serve the interests of any side, but will be an open conflict that is unconcluded nor predicted \"called for making Iraq a bridge for communication and integration among the countries of the region and not a battlefield, for the interest of the region is by having strong Iraq, reconciled with everyone and Iraq\'s interest in bringing the convergence of views between region countries, and Iraq to be active and positive with the interests of everyone, stressed the need for wisdom, vision and courageous leadership decision so that Iraq is the initiator to create the complementary relationship between the countries of the region.

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Consider gaining people’s trust and respect, not gaining an electoral round

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His eminence addressed sons of the Al-Hikma National Movement by saying: \"You have to know that we are not limited to thinking about the upcoming year of our movement, our work and our plans, but we are working for the future. Years will pass quickly in the life of peoples and nations. We are certain that this unique homeland must rise from its depression and take its place among nations.\" indicated that the people today are concerned about livelihood, securing its future, receiving the necessary services, employment opportunities for its youth, and achieving security, stability and well-being of its cities. 

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The sons of the Al-Hikma National Movement must be responsible working to achieve what Iraqi people aspire, the time of promises is over and actions speak louder than words and will have the impact in people’s minds, urged the sons of the Al-Hikma National Movement not to think about winning an electoral tour, but they should think of winning people\'s respect, love and trust, countries rise by the hands of honest sons who gain the love of people, indicated :”Think of solutions to the issues of this country, do not repeat spelling the problems, everyone know what the problems are”. His eminence praised sacrifices made by the military to defeat terrorism, called to support and be proud of its heroism and be aware of carelessness and inattention, called to improve combat and logistical level of military and security equipment and provide care for the families of martyrs. .