Iraq sentences the execution of four of Da’esh

Iraq sentences the execution of four of Da’esh

Apr 22 2019

ARK News: Iraqi judicial authorities issued on Sunday sentenced to death of four of Da’esh militias after being convicted of carrying out attacks in Syria and Iraq.

The Iraqi Judicial Council said in a statement that a criminal court in Baghdad considered the case of four convicted of belonging to Da’esh and sentenced to death by hanging for "the crime of carrying out terrorist operations targeting innocent citizens."

The statement added that those are sentenced to death "carried out criminal operations targeting innocent citizens with the aim of destabilizing security and stability inside Iraq and Syria."

In February, the militants of Syria Democratic Forces handed over hundreds of armed gunmen who had Iraqi citizenship to Baghdad.