Representatives from Iran, Lebanon, Syria and Iraq gathered in the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Wednesday to remember soldiers who lost their lives in the fight against the so-called Islamic State (IS; formerly ISIS/ISIL).
The theme of the conference was 'one-blood' to signify that while the soldiers were from different nations, they died in Iraq while fighting a common enemy.
Relatives of the... Еще soldiers attended the conference with photos of their loved ones and the flags of their respective countries.
One mother said the day «means a lot for us, to know the popular mobilisation forces think of our martyrs and about us, I thank them for this day. It's such a souvenir in our life.»