Baghdad - INA
Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi issued today, Thursday ,a number of directives to the security and military leaders in Diyala, while calling on all parties not to exploit the citizens' tragedy to achieve certain things.
The Media Office of the Prime Minister stated in a statement received by the Iraqi News Agency (INA), that "the Prime Minister, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Mustafa Al-Kadhimi chaired a meeting of the Ministerial Council for National Security, in the presence of a number of security and military leaders," noting that "the meeting was devoted to discussing the security situation." in Diyala Governorate, and developments in the work of the security committee formed by the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces and sent to the governorate.
At the beginning of the meeting, Al-Kadhimi condolences the Iraqi people and the families of the righteous civilian martyrs who fell at the hands of the terrorist gangs of ISIS," returning "the performance of the Iraqi forces in the speed of response and rapid response, with the outstanding heroic performance of the brave men in the security forces."
Al-Kadhimi stressed, "ISIS gangs were looking for a foothold in the province, but it is impossible for them to do so," calling on "all parties not to exploit the citizens' tragedy, in order to achieve certain things, and we must unite in order to defeat terrorism."