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4,000 ISIS militants arrested in Nineveh operation – commander

ISIS claims responsibility for 4500 attacks in 2017
Over 4,000 ISIS militants have been arrested since the launch of a military operation to liberate Nineveh from the terrorist group, a military commander was quoted as saying on Saturday.

Commander of Nineveh Operations Najm al-Jubbouri said several verdicts have been handed down on a number of terrorists in the province.

Meantime, police commander Wasiq al-Hamdani said that measures are ongoing to prevent ISIS fighters from infiltrating again into the province.

He said that there are no impediments hindering the displaced people from returning to their homes in Niveneh.