Two Islamic State terrorists arrested as terrorist attack is foiled in Iraq
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On Wednesday, the Intelligence Service announced the arrest of two ISIS terrorists in Baghdad, and a source said that an ISIS attack in the outskirts of Al-Miqdadiyah district had been foiled.
In the case of the arrest, the Service said in a statement received by Shafaq News agency, that” the Federal Police Intelligence in the Ministry of Interior arrested two terrorists in the Dora area of Baghdad, whom are wanted the provisions of Article 4/ terrorism for their affiliation with ISIS.”
The statement added, “The two wanted work in the so-called Security / Intelligence Diwan- Fallujah under the nicknames” Abu Salem al-Mawali “and” Abu Hudhaifa. ”
It added that the two were placed in detention to complete the investigation and to take the necessary legal measures against them.
As for Al-Miqdadiyah case, a source told Shafaq News agency that ISIS members attacked security points belonging to the Fourth Police Emergency Regiment in the Al-Orouba neighborhood, Al-Miqdadiyah district, where police officers attacked them without resulting in any losses or injuries among the police forces.
Outskirts of Miqdadiyah have been a target of attacks and exposures due to their adjacent to the Hemrin basin and hills, which are the largest strongholds of the armed organizations (ISIS) over the past years.