Iraqi Forces Capture IS Commander near Mosul
Iraqi intelligence and security forces on Monday captured a commander of the Islamic State (IS) in north of the country, near the city of Mosul in Nineveh province.
Department of Military Intelligence of Iraq issued a statement to confirm the arrest of the jihadist who previously served as the commander of Islamic State’s air defense division.
According to the statement, the IS commander was captured at a security checkpoint near Mosul after days of monitoring his movements.
The unnamed IS commander was previously issued an arrest warrant by a court in Baghdad. Source