Security troops have arrested two people over killing a clergyman, south of Baghdad, the Security Media Center said.
In a statement, the cell said “joint troops of the Federal Police managed to arrest two people over killing Sheikh Emad Eddin Al-Awadi after dragging him into an ambush, south of Baghdad.”
Two vehicles, that belonged to the victim, were found inside his house, it added. Legal measures were taken.
Awadi was killed on Tuesday evening in Kadhimiya.