12 suspects arrested in raid near Kirkuk

thecheers.org    2008-03-25 07:29:43    

Kirkuk, Mar 25, (VOI) An Iraqi force arrested 12 suspects, including one woman, in a security raid southwest of Kirkuk on Tuesday, the city's districts police chief said.
Kirkuk, Mar 25, (VOI) An Iraqi force arrested 12 suspects, including one woman, in a security raid southwest of Kirkuk on Tuesday, the city's districts police chief said.

"The search raid, conducted in the al-Mantiqa al-Sinaaiya area, (15 km) southwest of Kirkuk, ended in capturing 12 suspects, including one woman who had two fake passports in her possession," Sarhad Qader told Aswat al-Iraq Voices of Iraq (VOI).

"An amount of weapons and ammunition and four suspicious vehicles were seized in the raid," said Qader, adding "there were no casualties among the raiding security force."

Kirkuk, a city of mixed ethnic and religious groups, lies 250 km northeast of the Iraqi capital Baghdad.


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