Iraqi Forces Capture “Dangerous” Member of IS in Nineveh
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Iraqi Forces Capture “Dangerous” Member of IS in Nineveh

ERBIL — Iraqi security forces said they had arrested one of the most dangerous militants of the Islamic State (IS) in the northern province of Nineveh.

Iraq’s military intelligence service said in a press release that the terrorist known as Al-Raqawi was arrested during an operation in the village of Al-Kasirin, near Hamdaniyah in the west of Nineveh province.

Al-Raqawi is said to be an active member of IS who had taken part in various attacks against the Iraqi security forces and civilians.

He was on the wanted list of the Iraqi security forces.