NIjaifi tasks head of SJC to investigate reports over detentions inside military camps
Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) The Speaker, Osama al-NIjaifi, tasked the head of the Supreme Judicial Council to investigate the reports over the existence of detentions inside military camps.
A statement by the media office of the parliament received by IraqiNews.com quoted Nijaifi as saying “There are many detainees inside the military bases where some of them died there.”
“Two detainees in Mosul died due to torture by one of the officers where a complaint sent to the Premier against the officer as he ordered to transfer him to Iraqi Army 17th Division,” he added, calling to “Avoid covering the criminals.”
Nijaifi confirmed that the Parliamentary Security and Defense Committee will host the Commander of the Division and the officer.