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ISSI terrorist arrested in Kirkuk

The Iraqi security Information cell announced on Sunday the arrest of an ISIS affiliated terrorist in Kirkuk province who escaped from Tikrit prison in 2014.

In a statement obtained by The Baghdad Post, the cell said that "Federal Police Intelligence detachments operating within the Intelligence Agency of the Ministry of Interior arrested a terrorist in the check point of Altun Kupri in Kirkuk province, who escaped from Tikrit prison in 2014."

The cell added that "the terrorist was working within the so-called Qadisiya Brigade, the 2nd Brigade in the ISIS terrorist gangs, and this operation came after obtaining judicial approvals."