URGENT Interpol hands over Iraq to senior official accused of corruption


Iraq, received from the International Police (Interpol) announced a senior official accused of corruption.

A statement to the media office of the Prime Minister received the agency {Euphrates News} a copy of it, “and continuing the campaign of corrupt pursuers announced by the Prime Minister, Haider Abadi, and efforts and diligent follow-up files corruption that wasted the money of Iraq was followed up one of the biggest accused of corruption called {Ziad Al-Qattan The former Secretary-General of the Ministry of Defense in the transitional government and the arrest and brought hidden to Iraq to hold him accountable for the cases accused. ”

The statement pointed out that “the follow-up files of corruption is continuing and with vigorous efforts, and this is not the first time that a senior official outside Iraq has been arrested accused of corruption since the start of the campaign against corruption, as all those who have corruption will not be immune from prosecution, regardless of the duration that occurred Corruption “.

He stressed that “Ziad al-Qattan is accused of arms deals in which millions of dollars of corruption and follow-up in the country where he resides in cooperation with Interpol and currently in the hands of the Iraqi security services, where he will receive a fair penalty.”

He pointed out that “our bodies continue to follow many files of corruption and great efforts and there are many files that have reached the advanced stages in the search and will contribute significantly to the prosecution of corrupt and arrested.”

Source: Alforat News