A leader in Daesh arrested, and the discovery of improvised explosive devices and explosive materials in Hawija

BAGHDAD, The Security forces arrested a leader in Daesh and found explosive devices and explosive materials in Hawija.

A statement by the Security Information Center said that a force of the Federal Police Intelligence arrested a terrorist working in the position of the so-called military caches official in the Hawija district was planning to target our security forces and electric power towers with explosive devices.

"The operation came after ambushes and temporary checkpoints, which resulted in the arrest of the terrorist, who admitted that he also served as a military detachment commander in the Daesh terrorist gangs and also acknowledged the existence of a cache in the village of Kanaan in the district of Hawija, Which is a house left in the village contained 12 explosive devices and 20 lightning for bombs, as well as other materials.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency