Name: Diaa Abd Al-Kareem Alwakeel. He descends from a respected Baghdadi family.
- He completed his elementary study at Zied Elementary School in Al-Kfah Street.
- He completed his middle school at Sinai Middle School.
- He completed his preparatory study at the Martyr Mohamed Silliman Preparatory School.
- He entered the military school in 1986 and graduated in 1988.
- He studied Law at Baghdad University in 1988 and graduated in 1992.
- He has Postgraduate Diploma in Mass Communication in 1995.
He graded on the military ranks until he reached Brigadier-General.
- He has three books on the modern media war.
- He has published writings and opinions on the psychological war and the counter media.
- Member of the General Union of Arab Litterateurs and Writers since 1995.
- Classified as an International Media Expert by the UNESCO in 1998.
- Speaker of the National Security Advisory in 2009.
- Media Advisor of the Crisis Cell in the Prime Minister Office in 2010.
- The Official Speaker of the Commander-in-chief of Iraq, the Defense Ministry, and Baghdad Operation Leadership (2012-2013).
- He has a book under printing on suicides in Iraq and the world.