Head of counter-terrorism service denies being removed from office

  • 14-10-2021, 10:58
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    The head of the counter-terrorism service, Lt. Gen. Abdul Wahab al-Saadi, denied on Thursday reports that he had been relieved of his post.
    "The news published by mass media and social media about my exemption from my post is untrue," al-Saadi told The Iraqi News Agency (INA).
    "The anti-terrorist forces are continuing to pursue ISIS terrorist gangs in Iraq," he said, calling for "caution in transmitting information and to investigate their sources.”