Sayyid Ammar Al Hakim, head of the Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq, assured that the Iraqi youth are capable of freeing their country and that Iraq does not need any land forces from regional states or the international community. He explained that the Iraqis are the ones who will accomplish this great achievement with their hands and their high trust in the Almighty and in themselves, calling on the government to accelerate the payment of the salaries of the popular crowd volunteers and to provide the required ammunition, weapons and equipment for facing the enemies and achieving future victories.
This came when his eminence was checking the front posts of the popular crowd units in Dabetiya and Karma, on Thursday, October 9, 2014. The visit in fact included the regions of Dabetiya, Banat Al Hasan, Karma and Sheikh Amer. His eminence met the combatants who answered the call of the authority and listened to their discussions and heroic stories, he also learned about what they need to keep the momentum going and win this honorable battle against the forces of extremism and misguidance. His eminence praised the intrepidity and sacrifices of the security forces and the popular crowd in fighting the criminal gangs of ISIS.
Furthermore, Sayyid Ammar Al Hakim maintained that Iraq is capable of making great achievement through its sons and thus does not need any intervention; its sovereignty will not be violated. He added that the security forces and the popular crowd are capable of restoring the security and stability in Iraq, affirming that ISIS has no place in Iraq and the region because of the young will of the combatants and the popular crowd who will teach ISIS a lesson that history will always remember.