Editorial date: 2019/1/5 17:22
(Baghdad: Al Furat News) The Ministry of Defense revealed on Saturday its platform for tomorrow’s celebration of the anniversary of the establishment of the Iraqi army.
“The platform of the ceremony includes the visit of President Barham Salih to the monument of the Unknown Soldier to put a wreath of flowers together with a number of political and diplomatic figures, as well as military leaders and ranks,” the ministry’s spokesman Major General Tahseen al-Khafaji told AFP.
He added that “the military college will be directed to the graduation of a batch of students from the Staff College by the Prime Minister and to attend a military parade of the security elites who participated in the victory over the terrorist gangs.”
On the reward and granting privileges to the families of the martyrs of the army and the popular crowd, he said: “The ministry did not inform any decisions concerning this matter, and it falls on the prime minister.”