Al-Kadhimi assigns Ali Abdul-Hussein Al-Majidi to the duties of Basra operations commander


Shafaq News / Major General Ali Abdul-Hussein Al-Majidi was appointed as the head of the Basra Operations Command, a security source reported.

Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi removed the former head of the command, Akram Saddam, yesterday, after armed factions attacked a security force coming from Baghdad.

Al-Kadhimi blamed Saddam for his inability to "protect" the security forces, according to the sources.

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