Home About Kuna Advertise Contact Us Kuna's Bureaus Services Term Of Use
Register Login
facebook Twitter Youtube rss
His Highness Amir commends Arab Summit outcome      UAE's fighter jets continue targeting Houthi positions in Ma'rib, Sanaa      Vietnamese Pres. lauds IPU's efforts in achieving peace, development      Omani journalist hails Kuwait efforts on Syria ahead of conference      Arab leaders hold another public session      Tunisia ready for massive anti-terrorism rally      Jordan's PM calls for unifying Arabs to combat terrorism
  Military
MNF reports prisoner-release operation, releases 14 Iraqi detainees
14/07/2008   |   11:44 AM | Gulf News
تصغير الخطالشكل الأساسيتكبير الخط
BAGHDAD, July 14 (KUNA) -- Multi National Forces in Iraq announced Monday the release of 14 detainees who were back at their communities on Saturday.
An MNF press release said that a total of 95 detainees were released in 2008 as part of Operation Lion's Return.
"Each month, Soldiers from 2nd BCT's 2-101 Brigade Special Troops Battalion pick up detainees from Camp Cropper and transport them to Camp Victory, where Soldiers throughout the brigade's operational environment receive them and escort the detainees back to their respective communities," it said.
Before their release, detainees placed their right hand on the Quran, with the presence of tribe leaders, and took an oath to uphold the peace and strive to be productive members of the community, it added.
The release quoted a squadron commander from MND-B, Lt. Col. John Hermeling, as saying that the operation helps in the reconciliation of those that committed illegal actions against the government.
He said, "Our hope is that they recognize that they've got another chance," adding that "They've got the opportunity to work and be productive members of society." Around 21,000 Iraqis are held under arrest by the MNF in two jails in Basra and Baghdad.(end) ahh.ris KUNA 141144 Jul 08NNNN
 Print
  Email
 Save
Share
Share
Honoring Kuwait 2014


KUNA publishes a book titled (His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah: A Humanitarian Leader) to commemorate the UN honoring of Kuwait's leader

kuna magazien


Most Read Most Emailed  
1.   Saudi Arabia proposes establishment of petroleum media association
2.   ISIL militants kill 74 Syrian soldiers - SOHR
3.   KFAED signs loan agreement of KD 7.5 million with Cuba
4.   Kuwait calls on UNHRC to halt Israeli violations against Palestinians
5.   Kuwait offers UNRWA USD 2 mln
6.   Kuwait, Nepal ink USD-17-mln loan agreement
    Photo Gallery

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah arrives Kuwait

Amir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah departing Sharm El-Sheikh airport

Governor of the Central Bank of Kuwait Dr. Mohammad Y. Al-Hashel with representative of China Banking Regulatory Commission

The king of Saudi Arabia Salman Bin Abdulaziz giving a speech during the 26th regular session of the Arab Summit in Sharm El Sheikh

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah giving a speech during the 26th ordinary Arab summit

Kuwaiti Ambassador to Vietnam Hamad Al-Jutaili

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah departing to Egypt seen off by Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah departing to Egypt seen off by His Highness Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak

His Highness Amir's envoy His Highness Sheikh Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah leaves Singapore

Minister of Finance and Acting Minister of Commerce and Industry Anas Al-Saleh

designated Undersecretary at KNG Major General Hashim Al-Refaei

Egypt's President Abdelfatah Al-Sisi

Director General of KDIPA Sheikh Dr. Meshaal Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah and JETRO Executive Vice President Tsuneyuki Kato

Kuwait's permanent delegate to the UN Ambassador Jamal Al-Ghunaim

Central Bank of Kuwait Governor Dr. Mohammad Al-Hashel

Kuwait pavilion at Expo Milano 2015

Kuwait pavilion at Expo Milano 2015

His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah

Kuwaiti Ambassador to Mexico, Samih Johar Hayat during Photo exhibition

Awni Kaaki

the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC)

Deputy Secretary-General of the Arab League Ambassador Ahmed bin Hilli

Minister of Oil and Minister of State for National Assembly Affairs Ali Al-Omair
Publications

WEATHER
PRAYER
CURRENCIES
KUWAIT AIRPORT
    Calendar
About KUNA KUNA SERVICES USEFUL LINKS KUNA ARCHIVE KUNA PUBLICATIONS
Home
About Kuna
Advertise
Contact Us
Kuna's Bureaus
Services
Term Of Use
Read The Whole Newscast
Pictures (during the week)
FTP Service
KUNA training center
KUNA Reader
SMS Services
الكويت فى ذاكرة الأيام
Images 2014
Job Application
Careers
Arab News Agencies
International News Agencies
Governmental Institutes
Banks in Kuwait
News Paper
Local Companies
other useful links
Prayer Times
News Archive
Other News Services
Today In Kuwait's History
Events
Training Sessions
Videos
All KUNA right are reserved © 2012. This site is designed and published by IDS