The Rafidain Operations Command announced on Tuesday that 1444 wanted persons were arrested in four provinces in July.
The commander of operations, Major General Ali Ibrahim al-Maksousi said in a statement that “the sections and regiments of the police and security agencies and military units located within the operations sector in the provinces of Wasit, Muthanna, Dhi Qar and Maysan was able to arrest 1444 wanted to judge on various criminal charges in the four provinces for the period from 1 to 31 July 2017 “.
He added that the detainees, including 48 wanted in accordance with Article 14 drugs, where the variety of charges between promotion and abuse and seized the possession of most of them quantities of various narcotics and tools for use, “noting that” the proceeds of the arrest on charges of intentional murder are 97 wanted. ”
He pointed out that “among those arrested within the operations sector 11 accused wanted for the judiciary in accordance with Article 4 terrorism, was arrested nine of them in Dhi Qar and two in Maysan,” noting that “13 accused were arrested for provoking armed tribal conflicts.”