Iraq says seizes weapons smuggled from Syria


Shafaq News/ On Friday, Iraq’s Security Media Cell announced that security forces had thwarted attempting to smuggle weapons from Syria to Iraq.

The Cell said in a statement that a force from the Third Regiment of the 72nd Brigade monitored a group of seven people trying to cross the borders between Iraq and Syria in the Umm al-Khabari area.

According to the statement, the security forces shot fired at them until they fled towards Syrian territory, leaving 15 riffles.

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