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Iraqi forces arrest ISIS leader in Anbar, arrest 8 others in Mosul

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Iraqi security forces have arrested an ISIS leader in an operation in Anbar province, the Iraqi military intelligence announced on Saturday.

In a statement broadcast by Iraq’s Al Ikhbariya channel, the military intelligence directorate said the operation was carried out upon “precise intelligence information”. 

Meanwhile, eight ISIS elements were arrested in Mosul, spokesperson of Interior Ministry stated on Saturday.


Ever since Iraq declared victory over ISIS in 2017, the Iraqi security forces chase the remnants of the terrorist group to eradicate from the Iraqi soil.