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Iraqi security arrest 14 ISIS militants in Nineveh


Iraqi forces arrested on Wednesday 14 ISIS militants during a security raid on the Nineveh province, Iraq’s official security press office announced.

the Iraqi Security Media Center said that a joint force made up of the homeland security apparatus, the Popular Mobilization Forces and the Military Intelligence Directorate carried out a wide-scale security operation in some districts of Nineveh.

According to the statement, the troops managed to arrest 14 ISIS militants, who fought against security forces during the military operations to liberate Nineveh from terrorism.

“The terrorists were handed over to the competent authorities for interrogation,” added the statement.