Karbala The funeral of Ahmad Maksad, commander of the Al-Ashtar regiment in the Ali Al-Akbar Brigade, was held this morning in the holy governorate of Karbala, who was martyred after the explosion of an explosive device placed beside the road during the progress of the operations to clear the Hamrin mountain range in Diyala.

The funeral ceremony was attended by the representative of the supreme authority, Sayyid Ali al-Sistani, Sheikh Abdul-Mahdi al-Karbalai.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency