Shafaq News/ On Wednesday, the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Mustafa Al-Kadhimi, pledged to “punish” ISIS after kidnapping the Director of Adhamiya Passports department in the capital, Baghdad.
Today, Special Forces Major General Yahya Rasoul, the military spokesperson of Al-Kadhimi, mourned Al-Jourani, saying, "We will pursue the terrorists and reach them to achieve justice and avenge our martyrs."
He added that Al-Kadhimi "directed to work hard to eliminate ISIS gangs."
Last l December, ISIS militants kidnapped four people near Hemrin Lake, including the Adhamiya passport department director Col.vYasser, Al-Jourani, a member of the Popular Mobilization Forces.
The Iraqi security forces launched military operations and the Counter-terrorism forces reached their location on Monday.
According to the Security Media Cell, the Counter-Terrorism Service found two kidnappers inside a den of ISIS militants in the Hemrin Mountains, one of whom was killed and the other died later in the hospital.