Baghdad - INA
The National Security Council (NSC) held a regular meeting today, Tuesday, under the chairmanship of the Prime Minister and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Adel Abdul Mahdi, to discuss the agenda's issues and assess the security situation on the Iraqi-Syrian border and the Sinjar district. .
The National Security Council also discussed the financial budget of the Ministries of Defense and Interior.
The Council also briefed on the report presented by the Army Staff Lieutenant General Othman Al-Ghanmi on the participation of Iraq in the meeting of the Security Center, which was held in Syria recently.
Directorate of Military Intelligence arrested, on Monday, a terrorist in Saqlawiya in Al-Anbar province.
Central Bank of Iraq launched, on Monday, a project to counter desertification at Al-Mada'in district, which comes within "Tamkeen" (Enable) initiative, accomplished in cooperation with Private Banks League and the Ministry of Agriculture.