NewsSpecial WireU.S. says arrests Iran-backed kidnapper in Iraq capital

U.S. says arrests Iran-backed kidnapper in Iraq capital

-

Iran Focus: London, Sep. 24 – Coalition forces conducted an operation to arrest a kidnapper and detained four other “criminals” supported by Iran in East Baghdad early Monday, the U.S. military announced. Iran Focus

London, Sep. 24 – Coalition forces conducted an operation to arrest a kidnapper and detained four other “criminals” supported by Iran in East Baghdad early Monday, the U.S. military announced.

“These criminals were part of a Special Groups cell supported by Iran. They were involved in kidnapping operations and other crimes against the Iraqi people and security forces”, the Multi-National Force – Iraq (MNF-I) said in a statement.

During the operation, Coalition forces were engaged with small arms fire and improvised explosive devices including at least one explosively formed penetrator, it said, adding that one individual was killed in the skirmish.

“Precise fires from air support had to be used to engage individuals emplacing IEDs. These individuals were placing the explosives along the road to attack coalition forces departing the objective”, the statement added.

Latest news

Iran’s New Generation Seeks Nothing but Regime Change

In a silly and desperate statement, the Iranian regime’s foreign minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian claimed that nothing special is going...

Iran’s Youths Broke the Spell of Fear

One of the main characteristics of the recent protests in Iran is the courage and fearlessness of the people,...

Iran Is on the Brink of a Revolution

The wall of fear has been broken. In many cities across Iran, women are taking to the streets, leading...

Iran’s Regime Claims To Fill Global Energy Gap Despite Crippled Petroleum Sector

In recent weeks, the Iranian regime’s officials have been constantly exaggerating their huge capacity in oil and gas reserves...

What Is Happening in Iran?

Following the brutal killing of Masha Amini, the Iranian people have once again united to fight and defeat the...

Iran Regime’s Ministry of Culture’s Decision To Eliminate Children’s Intellectual Centers

With the so-called ‘Cultural Revolution’ which took place between 1980 and 1983, the Iranian regime tried to purge the...

Must read

Iran Government’s Mistakes Are Accelerating Its Demise

Iran’s government is facing huge crises. Most state-run media...

Iran’s conference on Holocaust denial begins on Tuesday

Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Mar. 05 – Iran will...

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you