Head of the National Iraqi Alliance, Sayyid Ammar al-Hakim, met a group of elders and sheikhs of Nineveh tribes Thursday 7/9/2017, indicated that the blood of Iraqis from the center and the south with the people of the western provinces is the ultimate proof of Iraqi people unity, their devotion to homeland and their social cohesion which is rooted in history. His eminence called for not forgetting the sacrifices made to keep the military achievements that is a foundation to achieve successes and achievements at the political, economic and social levels and in internal and foreign relations of Iraq.\r\n
His eminence explained that sectarianism is a used by some sides to win votes, the mechanism of winning votes is through spreading fear of the opposite sects who are threatened by fear from the return of past sectarian situations or by an unknown future, hoped that this destructing phenomenon is known to everyone, especially known to elders and higher levels figures to not be exploited by opportunists.\r\n
Sayyid Ammar al-Hakim called to document the sacrifices offered by the people of center and south region of Iraq on the soils of Anbar, Mosul and Tikrit who refused to only fortify their cities leaving their homeland brothers captured by Daesh, they responded to the religious authority call to defend Nineveh and Anbar and the entire Iraqi soil, pointed to the need to pay attention to involvements of neighboring countries and the countries of the world with Iraq, that only existed because of strength that Iraq has shown and the Iraqi solidity in the face of Daesh terrorism which is nowadays is damaging large cities that have high level of security layers, stressed on the importance of self-esteem and showing that Iraqis are the only ones that stood defending Iraqi soil without the involvement of any outside party except through providing consultations and air support.\r\n
His eminence indicated that the remaining military challenges are located west of Kirkuk and west of Ramadi. The military victory momentum must be maintained and preserved at the same time, called on the people of these cities to elect the best and more competent people who disregard their personal interest for the sake of the people and work without any discrimination to keep the unity of Iraq and providing services for the people of Iraq.\r\n
In regards of security aspects his eminence stated that isolating terrorism from its environment and bastions, making it exposed was one of the most important gains, indicated \" Therefore, it is necessary to move away from comprehensive measures that limit the movement of citizens and focus only on wanted and Daesh affiliates. \"\r\n
Sheikhs and tribal figures of Nineveh province stressed on the unity of Iraq and exiting the previous phase with all its negativities, praised the role of head of the National Iraqi Alliance in strengthening the national unity between the various components and using wisdom in handling political issues, appreciated the role of the military organization, including the popular mobilization forces who liberated their cities from Daesh terrorism.