Ramadi / NINA / The President of the Iraqi Awakening Conference, Sheikh Ahmed Abu Risha said: "It is honor for me to be with my followers to claim their legitimate rights, which is better that stand with Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki and his protection." as he put it.
He said in a statement to the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA /: "The government's action to demilitarize my protection team is a real target of the national figures in Iraq."
He added: "Being among my family and claim their legitimate rights in the yard of the splendor and dignity is more honorable than being next to al-Maliki and his protection."
It is mentioned that a source in the Council of Anbar tribes said that the central government withdrew the protection team for Sheikh Ahmed Abu Risha, head of Iraq's Awakening Conference.
The source told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / today 30, Jan that Anbar tribes have ensured the protection for Sheikh Abu Risha in response to the central government's decision to withdraw his protection team.
The source attributed the government's decision to "The negative criticism of Sheikh Abu Risha to the government regarding the demands of the demonstrators, and after his refusal to the statement of some officials in Baghdad about the return of al Qaeda in Anbar after the withdrawal of the army from Fallujah." / End