SDF arrests 16 mercenaries in Hasaka

The Syrian Democratic Forces arrested 16 ISIS mercenaries in the city of Hasaka NE Syria, and seized many weapons and ammunition from their possession.

SDF arrests 16 mercenaries in Hasaka
25 February 2024   13:20

The Media Center of the SDF published information on its official websites, that reads:

"On February 22nd, our SDF military operations forces conducted a security operation against a group of ISIS cells in the al-Hasakah City.

During the operation, our forces apprehended 16 ISIS operatives and facilitators who were involved in carrying out terrorist attacks against our forces, and those who provided facilitation and support to ISIS cells in executing these terrorist acts.

Our forces have commenced investigations and interrogations with the apprehended operatives, and further details will be provided later.

Our forces reiterate their commitment to continue the fight against the ISIS remnants until the complete eradication of ISIS.

During the operation, our forces seized the following weapons, ammunition, and equipment:

1 – AK-47 rifles /3/.

2 – AK-74 rifle /1/.

3 – AK-47 magazines / 4 /.

4 – AK-74 magazines / 3 /.

5 – Hand grenade / 1 /.

6 – Pistols /1/ with one magazine.

7 – Military quiver / 1 /."