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Iraqi Court sentences 5 to death over ISIS affiliation

Iraqi Court sentences 5 to death over ISIS affiliation

The Iraqi Central Criminal Court has sentenced on Tuesday five persons to death, by hanging, after finding them guilty of belonging to the ISIS terrorist group.

 

Spokesperson of the Iraqi judicial council, Abdul-Sattar al-Bayraqdar said in a statement that the court sentenced five persons to death by hanging for having operated at various sections of the ISIS terrorist group, finding them guilty of “taking part in fighting against security forces in the provinces of Anbar and Nineveh.

 

The Iraqi government declared victory over the ISIS group in December, ending a three-year military campaign to retake areas occupied by the group in 2014.

Last Modified: Tuesday، 07 August 2018 02:51 PM
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