KRG fires police over alleged human trafficking
Dismissed police officers also accused of misconduct and taking advantage of public interest
By Idris Okuducu
Authorities in Iraq’s Kurdish-controlled region have dismissed dozens of police officers alleged involvement in human trafficking, local media reported on Thursday.
Hawdiyani said the accusations against the dismissed police officers include misconduct, taking advantage of the public interest, and human trafficking.
Erbil’s Soran district is located south of Turkey’s Hakkari province. Since 2011, more than 200,000 refugees have fled from Syria to the Kurdish-controlled region.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.