Iraqi Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) known as al-Hashd al-Shaabi announced on Monday that they have arrested a Daesh terrorist, north of Baghdad.

Iran PressMiddle East: "The intelligence and information assistant in PMF / Military Intelligence Directorate, in coordination with the Intelligence Department of the Popular Mobilization Operations Command in Anbar Governorate, was able to arrest one of the remnants of Daesh terrorist gangs north of the capital, Baghdad," said PMF.

The statement, received by the Iraqi News Agency (INA) added, "This came as a result of the intensification of intelligence efforts and after obtaining judicial approvals and vigorous follow-up as well as monitoring of movements, before the arrest in one of the areas north of the capital. The necessary action was taken against him."