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14 suspected militants arrested

October 23, 2009|Times Wire Reports

Iraqi security forces arrested 14 suspected Al Qaeda in Iraq members, including three who had been previously detained by U.S. troops, police officials said.

Six men arrested in Fallouja were wanted for allegedly planning attacks in and around the city, police said.

Police detained the other eight suspects, one of whom was a woman, during a raid on a suspected militant hide-out in the oil-rich city of Kirkuk.

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