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Security forces arrest wanted assailant east of Baghdad

Iraqi security forces have managed to arrest a dangerous assailant east of Baghdad.

Interior Ministry spokesperson Brigadier General Saad Maan said in a late Wednesday press release that the assailant was arrested based on accurate intelligence information.

He further added that the assailant was one of the most dangerous wanted assassins and that he recently murdered a citizen with a silenced pistol.

The gunman confessed his crimes and was referred to the judiciary to continue his investigation.