Main menu


The arrest of a terrorist north of the Iraqi capital, Baghdad

The Iraqi Ministry of Interior announced the arrest of a wanted terrorist in the city of Samarra, north of the capital, Baghdad.

And the Iraqi Ministry stated - in a statement reported by Alsumaria news channel - that "according to intelligence information and during a qualitative operation, a force of the Federal Police, in partnership with the detachments of the Tigris Police Station, was able to arrest a wanted person according to Article 4 of terrorism in the (Dijla) district of Samarra north of the capital, Baghdad.

The statement added that "the wanted suspect has been referred to the competent authorities to complete the necessary legal and investigative procedures against him."

The Iraqi forces launch from time to time security operations and continuous tracking and pursuit of cells of the terrorist organization "ISIS" and terrorist groups in the country, which result in the arrest of leaders and elements of the organization, as well as wanted persons for various cases.