The Head of the Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq, Sayyid Ammar Al Hakim, visited in the morning of Friday, 8/11/2013, the popular artist Youssef Al Ani, to check on the latter's health after he suffered a malaise that obliged him to stay at Al Rahibat Hospital in the center of Baghdad. His Eminence wished the great artist a quick recovery and a long age, and hoped that he will get back soon to his public and fans to perform his artistic mission.
His Eminence also visited a number of patients at the hospital checking on their health and urging medical and administrative staff members to pursue the care offered to all patients.
From his part, Al Ani expressed his gratitude and great appreciation of the position and attention shown by His Eminence towards art and artists, stressing that he is recovering and his health condition is improving.
Al Ani had suffered a sudden malaise while attending the closing ceremony of the Baghdad international theater festival held last week. He was transpo