In light of dawn U.S. strikes
Iraqi PM reviews national security, stresses ‘vigilance’ against attacks
BAGHDAD, Jan. 24 — Commander In Chief Mohammed Shia’ Al-Sudani addressed recent attacks on Iraq during Wednesday’s Ministerial Council for National Security session. He emphasized the necessity of implementing political, diplomatic, and security measures to protect Iraq’s sovereignty and ensure its security.
Statement by Yahya Rasool, spokesperson for the Iraqi commander in chief:
The Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Mr. Mohammed Shia’ Al-Sudani chaired a meeting of the Ministerial Council for National Security.
On Wednesday evening, Prime Minister and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Mr. Mohammed Shia’ Al-Sudani, presided over a meeting of the Ministerial Council for National Security. The meeting focused on the latest security developments in Iraq, with discussions centering on agenda topics and subsequent recommendations.
The meeting thoroughly reviewed the recent attacks on Iraq, which represented a clear violation of Iraqi sovereignty. The importance of employing all political, diplomatic, and security measures to safeguard Iraq’s sovereignty and maintain its security was emphasized.
The Commander-in-Chief stressed the need to enhance security across the country, highlighting its vital role in supporting the government’s development and reconstruction efforts. He made it clear that there would be no compromise on this issue. He also underscored the necessity for all security forces to remain vigilant and cautious, particularly in preventing the infiltration of remnants of terrorist groups such as ISIS, in light of the recent security developments in Iraq.