BAGHDAD, Police forces in Salahuddin arrested a number of defendants on terrorism and criminal charges.
A statement issued by the Ministry of Interior on Monday said that "its forces arrested a number of defendants and wanted persons to the judiciary, four of them with terrorist cases and fifth according to Article 446 of the Iraqi Penal Code. All accused were referred to the competent authorities to receive their fair compensation.
On the other hand, Babylon Police Directorate announced the arrest of a terrorism suspect in a sudden ambush northwest of the city of Hilla.
A statement issued by the interior ministry said, "as a result of the exchange of intelligence and cooperation between the security system in the province, a joint force of the intelligence cell and elite forces (SWAT), in addition to detachments from the police station of AbiGharq, a arrest arrested and he is wanted under Article 4 terrorism.
It added: "The arrest was based on a judicial note, and the accused was transferred to a security center specialized in the investigation and to record his initial confessions in preparation to be referred to the judiciary."
Source: National Iraqi News Agency