Dubai, United Arab Emirates (CNN) – Statements made by the Iraqi Minister of Defense, Jumaa Inad Saadoun, in which he said, “We drive the soldier and he is martyred while he is grateful,” sparked a wide interaction among activists on social networking sites.
My sons are in the Ministry of Defense, my sons are the heroic fighters in the curtains of glory and honor. Two days ago, a media uproar was aroused about my statement that “we are driving the soldier and he will be martyred while he is grateful.” In the army, the word “market” refers to the market of soldiers to training centers for training and rehabilitation. 1/2 https://t.co/rScHIKAvn2
The Iraqi minister commented on the interaction with two tweets on his account on the social networking site, Twitter, in which he said: “My sons are in the Ministry of Defense, my sons are the heroic fighters in the barriers of glory and dignity. Speech and conveying it outside its militarily circulated context.
He continued, “In the army, the word ‘market’ refers to the soldiers’ market to training centers for training and rehabilitation.”
As for martyrdom, it is our duty, and I am among the wounded during the liberation battles, and I could have been a martyr. You are my children and I will stand with you to solve all the dilemmas facing you. As for the alternative, I will do my best to help you achieve it. 2/2
And the Iraqi minister added in a separate tweet: “As for martyrdom, it is our duty, and I am among the wounded during the liberation battles, and I could have been a martyr. in achieving it.
Source: CNN Arabic