NCRI – Coalition forces in Iraq announced they had arrested 16 terrorists tied to Iranian regimeâ€™s Intelligence Ministry who smuggled bombs and Explosively Formed Penetrators (E.F.P) from Iran to Iraq. These terrorists were arrested on Thursday in Sadr city near Baghdad.Multi-national forces news center reported: The detainees are part of a terrorist network that smuggled bombs and EFPs from Iran to Iraq. They have also taken part in transferring militias for terrorist training from Iraq to Iran. A key commander of a terrorist network with ties to Iranâ€™s Intelligence Ministry has been arrested too.
He is said to be responsible for numerous attacks on Iraqi civilians as well as Iraqi and coalition forces.
Christopher Garver, a spokesman for the multi-national forces in Iraq reiterated: â€œWe will find terrorists no matter where they hide. Eradicating the networks that smuggle E.F.Pâ€™s has a high priority for us.â€