The Hezbollah called on all the people of Iraq to stand firm and support the government as terrorists are continuing to target holy sites across the country, seeking to strike fear at the heart of all Shia Muslims in the region.
In a statement made available to the press the Hezbollah stressed “What we are witnessing now [in reference to the attacks on Shia holy sites] is the manifestation of Saudi Arabia and Israel murderous campaign against Shia Islam. All people should now stand firm and united before this new threat.”
Moreover “We have suffered decades of martyrdom, under Saddam Hussein we were victimized, under the Saudi rule we are still being murdered and our holy sites desecrated. But we will not waiver, we will unite and oppose all cowardly forces which seek to destroy our communities.”
The Hezbollah urged all civilians to fully cooperate with Iraq Security Forces as they seek to draw out all terrorists from the region.
Defiant the Hezbollah warned that all criminals will pay for their crimes.