Arbaeen pilgrims that moved from southern province of Iraq to Karbala arrived to Muthanna governorate on Wednesday. They shoud to walk for 5 days (250Km) to reach Karbala.
The leader in al-Hashd al-Sha’bi militia, Jabbar al-Mamouri, announced on Friday the killing of a sniper belonging to the ISIS organization in Makhoul Mountains north of Salahuddin.
On Thursday the cleric Muqtada al-Sadr described the US Secretary of State John Kerry as a “terrorist”, pointing out that Kerry does not have the right to rate who is the “terrorist,” while stressed that Israel is “a spoiled son” for America.
Iraq’s Ambassador to Tehran said the Arab country is prepared to issue 2 million visas for Iranians going on pilgrimage to the holy Iraqi cities of Karbala and Najaf for Arbaeen, the 40th day after the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein (AS), the third Shiite Imam.