Mosque preacher arrested confessed to belonging to (Daesh) was urging young people to "jihad" in Kirkuk

17/09/2016 15:16

Long-Presse / Kirkuk

Police Directorate districts, counties declared in the province of Kirkuk, on Saturday, for the preacher of the arrest and the Imam of a mosque admitted belonging to organize (Daesh) during a security operation carried out by troops, west of Kirkuk (250 km north of Baghdad), while confirming that the detainee was urging young people belonging to the organization and "Jihad" against the security forces.

He said the province and district police chief in Kirkuk Brigadier Sarhad Qadir, in a statement received (range Press) copy of it, "The security forces arrested the defendants issued warrant arrested according to Article IV of the Anti-Terrorism Act of the inhabitants of the village of Khirbet Aziz in Riyadh area (45 West km Kirkuk). "

He is able to "suspect had entered the city of Kirkuk Nzeraoh camp in Whelan (20 km east of Kirkuk) and confessed to belonging to al (Daesh)," noting that "the detainee was a preacher of the Mosque of the village of Khirbet Aziz in Riyadh area and was urging jihad against security forces He managed to win young people to the ranks of the organization. "

The elements of the organization (Daesh) seizing control of Kirkuk province, including areas in the district of Hawija and the areas of Riyadh and Abbasi and Zab as well as al-Bashir village, which lies on the outskirts of the city, after the capture of Mosul, Nineveh province, (405 km north of Baghdad), in ( the tenth of June 2014), and the repeated attacks by the organization on the outskirts of the city in order to storm it.