Sayyid Ammar al-Hakim, head of the Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq, called for more national unity in facing Takfiris,  reiterating the importance of maintaint national cohesion and high coordination among all components. 
This came in a meeting between Mr. Khodeir al-Khozaei, the Vice President of Iraq and his Eminence in the latter's office in Baghdad on Sunday, January 5, 2014. 
His Eminence stressed the need to support the army and armed forces in their battle against Daesh, commending the help shown by Al Anbar tribes in their heroic stand against Al Qaeda groups.