Ramadi (NINA) – A delegation representing tribal chiefs and dignitaries of Basra province arrived on Thursday evening, Dec. 27, in Ramadi to join the protesters there.
Chairman of Anbar Scholars' Council, Thamir al-Asafi, told NINA that the delegation made of 15 convoys has arrived into the protest site north of Ramadi, announcing solidarity with the protesters' legitimate demands.
He added that upon its arrival, the delegation met with Anbar's tribal chiefs and dignitaries to unify their demands against exclusion and marginalization practiced by some parties and political blocs and components of the Iraqi people.
Earlier in the day, thousands of Anbar residents and delegations from other Iraqi provinces arrived in Ramadi to join the open 5-days old protest.
Source at Anbar province said that military force has prevented some delegations from enter Anbar province to join the protest forcing them to turn back. / End.