An element of Daesh arrested in Nineveh

Baghdad, The Ministry of the Interior announced the arrest of one of the elements of terrorist Daesh wanted for the judiciary in the province of Nineveh.

A statement issued by the Security Information Center quoted Interior Ministry Spokesman Major General Saad Maan as saying that “the Nasr Police Department of the Nineveh Police Command arrested one of the Daesh elements who was wanted for the judiciary, who admitted that he had been alleging al-Qaeda terrorist gang since 2006.”

“He was working to detonate IEDs in the city of Mosul against our security forces in the period leading up to the events of 10/6/2014. He also acknowledged that he acted as a sniper against our security forces in the neighborhoods of Al-Saha and Yarmouk area on the right side of Mosul, and was arrested on the left side of the city of Mosul. “

Source: National Iraqi News Agency