Al-Abbas's (p) fighting Squad ha established on Sunday 27th of Dhu Al-Hijjah 1436 AH corresponding to the 11th of October 2015 in the holy shrine of Aba Al-Fadl Al-Abbas (peace be upon him) a tribute ceremony of a number of representations of the Department of Hussayini rites and procession in the provinces, of those who supported the fighting squad of Al-Abbas (peace be upon him) for the opening of a number of training centers of the squad, deployed in all provinces of Iraq, and contributed to the establishment of the centralized military parade held in Basra.
The ceremony was attended by a number of the squad fighters in addition to some religious, political and cultural figures. It started with the recitation of verses of the Holy Quran by the reader Mustafa Al-Hamadani, followed by the Iraqi national anthem then the anthem of the holy shrine [song of pride], the recitation of Al-Fatiha to the souls of the martyrs, followed by the word of the Secretary-General of the Al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine; Sayed Ahmed Al-Safi.
Then the supervisor of the the Al-Abbas's (p) fighting squad; Mr. Maytham Al-Zaydi presented his word, in which he said: "This ceremony is held in appreciation of the efforts of our brothers who have helped and supported the training centers opened by the squad in some of the Iraqi's provinces, and this tribute came after a large and outstanding successes that have emerged in the centralized parade, which was held in the province of Basra."
Explaining: The Al-Abbas's (p) fighting squad was formed by a direct order from the Secretary-General of the Al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine answering the call of the supreme religious authority. And now, it is considered as one of the formations of the Iraqi Ministry of Defence, which includes three brigades deployed on the borders of the province of Karbala, and Al-Nukhayb district, and it has also its forces in the regions of Balad and Dujail. The Squad has contributed in many fighting duties in various regions of Iraq."
Stating: "The Squad is getting ready to participate in a major operation that will take in Bayji, and God willing, the results will be surprising, satisfying and decisive for the battle there, then God willing, we will liberate Mosul."
Adding: "The Squad has opened during the holy month of Ramadan 120 training centers scattered in the provinces of Iraq, in which 30 thousand fighters have trained. And there was a prominent role of the representatives of the supreme religious authority in those provinces and also the representations of the department of Hussayni Rites and procession of the two holy shrines in Karbala."
Then, came the word of the Sayed. Ali Wutut, the official of the board of the Fatwa's heroes he stated on behalf of the training centers: "We congratulate you as soon there will be the end of the first session of the training, which was a great response to the directives of the supreme religious authority, and it is not strange for the Iraqi people with the variety of their backgrounds and sects to interact with the guidances of the religious authority, especially that everyone testifies of its wisdom and patriotism, for the many decisions that it issued and rescued Iraq while others were anable to provide anything."
The ceremony was then concluded by the distribution of gifts, and appreciation shields and certificates to many of the attendees.