The Iraqi Council of Ministers held a special meeting on Monday headed by the Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al Abadi.
The member of the cabinet praised the efforts and successful takeover by the Iraqi security forces of the shrine in Samarra. The Council of Ministers also admired the successful military efforts against the militant groups who tried a massive attack on the visitors, but Iraqi security forces defeated them in this attack.
The Council of Ministers also briefed on the current developments on the issue of seizure of Qatari fishermen and the terrorist attack on one of the oil fields in Wasit and informed about the latest military actions taken regarding these issues. They stressed to take extraordinary steps to destroy terrorist groups and organized crimes by militants and Daash organization. It is important that Iraqi security forces and coalition forces are rapidly targeting the nests of militants and Daash organization.