RNA – The Secretary General of Iraqi resistance movement Asaib Ahl al-Haqq, Hujjat al-Islam Qays al-Khazali stressed that the US presence in Iraq aims to protect the security of the “Israeli” entity.
Hujjat al-Islam al-Khazali’s remarks were made during a Monday address on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr.
Questioning the intentions of the US military forces withdrawal, Hujjat al-Islam al-Khazali said that “the American presence in Iraq is in order to protect the security of the ‘Israeli’ entity.”
He further stressed that “there is a popular and courageous public will that refuses to keep any foreign force on Iraqi soil.”
“We are not warlords, not bloodthirsty, but patriots, and we are looking for the dignity and sovereignty of the nation,” he added.
Hujjat al-Islam al-Khazali further voiced the Iraqi resistance’s readiness to pay lives and blood for dignity and sovereignty: “We are not warlords nor thirsty for blood, but patriots, and we are searching for the dignity and sovereignty of the homeland.”
“The United States, which is a superpower, could not match one Iraqi faction,” Hujjat al-Islam al-Khazali concluded.