The Prime Minister, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Muhammad Al-Sudani, chaired, on Wednesday evening, a meeting of the Ministerial Council for National Security.
The spokesman for the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Major General Yahia Rasool, said in a statement that during the meeting, developments in the security situation in the country were discussed, and the efforts of the security services in pursuing the remnants of ISIS terrorist gangs, commensurate with its growing level.
The meeting witnessed, according to the statement, the progress achieved in implementing what was stipulated in the government program to redeploy military forces outside the cities and transfer security responsibility to the relevant concerned agencies in this regard, the report on the first phase in this axis, which was implemented in the governorates of Muthanna, Wasit and Diwaniyah, was evaluated. .
According to the statement, the mechanisms to be taken to initiate the second phase of transferring security responsibility in other governorates were discussed.
Source: National Iraqi News Agency