BAGHDAD / Sky Press: Sources in the Ministry of Commerce, Tuesday, Trade Minister Mohammed Mlas Mlas the arrest of Abdul-Karim at Baghdad International Airport.
Quoted the "free channel" that the story that "Iraqi authorities have arrested Mlas Commerce Minister Abdul-Karim at Baghdad International Airport, and after that the Iraqi judiciary issued an arrest warrant against him and his brother on the back of issues related to financial corruption."
"The arrest took place on board the plane was about to go to Sulaimaniyah in the Kurdistan region."
She explained, quoting security sources that the "strength of the intelligence service, accompanied by officials of the Integrity Commission, lowered the minister and his bodyguards from the plane and took action against them."
The judiciary in Iraq last Sunday issued an arrest warrant against the Minister of Commerce Mlas Mohammed Abdul Karim and his brother, following charges of financial corruption.
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