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ISIS leader arrested southwest of Kirkuk


The Iraqi Federal Police arrested Sunday ISIS deputy leader of Muqdadiya in the so-called Diyala State in Hawija, a statement said.

The statement further added that operations to capture and eliminate ISIS leaders as well as terrorist militias and operatives are ongoing.

Moreover, three suicide attackers were contained and killed southwest of Kirkuk before carrying out an attack against security checkpoints and personnel.

Security reports indicate that the militant group still poses threat against stability in the country.

Last Modified: Sunday، 21 October 2018 01:39 PM