Glorious funerals for Resistance martyrs, tough slap to enemy face: Iraqi official

Tuesday , 02/18/2020 - 15:30
Glorious funerals for Resistance martyrs, tough slap to enemy face: Iraqi official
The glorious funeral ceremonies for Gen. Soleimani and Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis in Iran and Iraq were painful slaps to enemies’ face as states chief custodian of the holy shrines of Imam Musa Kazem (AS) and Imam Javad (AS) in Iraq.

Going on a pilgrimage in Imam Reza (AS) holy shrine and participating in the ceremony for the 40th day of Lt. Gen. Soleimani’s martyrdom in Iran, Heidar Hassan al-Shammari said: “Thanks to the bloods of Lt. Gen. Soleimani and Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis Iraqi and Iranian nations are more united than ever”.
Al-Shammari also introduced expulsion of all foreign forces particularly those of US from Iraq as main fruit of these two martyrs’ blood.  
He referred to the special programs of his respected organization on the occasion of Lt. Gen. Soleimani and al-Muhandis’ martyrdom and said: “Holy shrines of Imam Kazem (AS) and Imam Javad (AS) held three days of mourning ceremonies following the martyrdom. Special ceremonies for the 40th day were also held in the presence of thousands of people and scholars”.
Pointing to his four years of cooperation with martyr Soleimani in different battle fields, he remarked: “Although the incident was so hard and made us so upset, it should lead to more unity and solidarity between Iranians and Iraqis”.  
Al-Shammari concluded his remarks by calling for more cooperation between holy shrines of Islamic world specially those of Mashhad and Kadhimiya.