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Maliki commends Hezbollah-ISIS deal as 'good move'

Maliki: Moving ISIS terrorists from Lebanon to Iraq is right decision

Nouri al-Maliki, head of State of the Law Coalition, reiterated Thursday his support to the deal struck between Shiite Lebanese Hezbollah terrorist militia and ISIS terrorists.

The agreement included transferring ISIS terrorists from Qalamun Mountains in Lebanon to Iraq borders.

Maliki described the agreement as the right decision and the perfect strategy to fight terrorism.

He also attacked the people who condemned this agreement, describing them as ignorant.

Maliki said that the against ISIS has its special conditions that force us to accept these terrorists in Iraq.

He also condemned the campaign which he said led by ignorance and envy against the Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah.

Earlier, Iraqi prime minister Haider Al-Abadi described transferring ISIS terrorists from Lebanon to Iraq as an insult to the Iraqi people.

Last Modified: Thursday، 31 August 2017 12:41 PM