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Hakim admits Iran most powerful in Iraq's political, security areas

Head of the National Wisdom Movement of Iraq Ammar Hakim said Iran is the most reliable supporter of Iraq in political and security fields, stressing that it must take part in Iraq reconstruction, Mehr News reported on Saturday.
Attending a ceremony to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Iran’s 1979 Iranian Revolution in Iraqi capital Baghdad, with Iranian ambassador to Iraq Iraj Masjedi in attendance, Ammar Hakim gave a speech about the different dimensions of Imam Khomeini's personality and the wise leadership of the Iran’s Leader and the unique characteristics of Iran’s Revolution.
Hakim hailed the achievements of the Revolution in Iran, relating it to the wise leadership of Iran’s Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.
Later in his remarks he said that both Imam Khomeini and Imam Khamenei had a profound understanding of the Iraq.  
Referring to the relations between Iran and Iraq, the head of the Iraqi National Wisdom Movement described Iran-Iraq relations as ‘special’ adding that no other country’s leaders have lived in Iraq as Iran.
Hakim stated that “over the past 14 years, Iran has always been the most important, the most powerful and the most serious supporter of Iraq in the political and security areas and the fight against ISIL (ISIS),” stressing the necessity of Iran’s presence in the reconstruction process of post-SIS Iraq.