Security Media Cell: 81 people were arrested on various charges, including terrorism, and the killing of 7 terrorists in different regions of the country

Baghdad The Security Media Cell announced the arrest of 81 wanted persons on various charges, including terrorism, and the killing of 7 terrorists in different regions of the country.

A statement by the Security Media Cell stated that the Land Forces Command continued its field efforts through the operations commands and divisions, and the outcome of their operations and duties was in the various operations sectors, and within a week of the period from 14 to 21 May 2021, 81 wanted persons were arrested on various charges, including terrorism and found 87 explosive devices of various types, it also found 18 dens or caches and 76 piles of various equipment and weapons, and killed 7 terrorists, and found 8 light weapons and 5 other medium weapons, in addition to finding 14 rockets of different types and sizes, while it also found 116 different projectiles, 4 motorcycles, 9 mobile devices and 3 missile launchers.

The statement added, 63 smuggling operations were thwarted and 4 infiltrators were arrested on the Iraqi-Syrian border, and 24 containers of 12.5 mm and 143 kg of high explosive C4 were found, as they dealt with the duly seized materials, and those arrested were handed over to the competent authorities to complete the Legal procedures against them.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency