Dr.Shakhwan Abdullah, during his meeting with the Army Chief of Staff, stresses the necessity of “continuing cooperation with the Peshmerga forces, and raising the intelligence effort to pursue terrorist sleeper cells and address Breaches

The Deputy Speaker of the Iraqi Parliament, Dr. Shakhwan Abdullah Ahmed, visited the Army Chief of Staff in the Ministry of Defense of the federal government, and he was received by the Chief of Staff of the Iraqi Army, Lieutenant-General Abdul-Amir Rashid Yarallah, During the meeting, the latest developments in the security file were discussed, and the overall developments in the security situation on the scene and enabling the military forces to hold the land and face challenges were discussed.

The Deputy Speaker of the Council stressed the need for continued cooperation and joint coordination between the army and the Peshmerga forces to secure the areas, especially in the looseness areas, while stressing the importance of raising the military intelligence effort, pursuing the remaining terrorist sleeper cells, addressing Breaches, and imposing security to enhance stability throughout the country, He added His Sovereignty, the Parliament’s continued support for the military and security institutions to hold their significant tasks and responsibilities in maintaining security and protecting the lives of citizens.

For his part, Yarallah expressed his happiness for the council’s deputy Speaker’s visit to the headquarters of the Chief of Staff and his keenness to follow up the work of the military institutions, pointing to the continuation of efforts by the military forces of all kinds and to do more to fight terrorism and prevent threats, And sacrifice in order to protect citizens and enhance stability in all governorates of Iraq.

Media Office of the Deputy Speaker of the Iraqi Council of Representatives
Wednesday 11 May 2022