10-year-old suicide bomber arrested by Iraqi police

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 12/04/2010 00:00:00

London (KurdishMedia.com) 12 April 2010: The Iraqi police arrested a child of 10 year old after attempting to blow himself up, reported Hawlati on 08 April 2010.

In the city of Fallujah of the province of al-Anbar, a bombing child was arrested by the police after intending to blow himself up in the police station.

The child is a 10 years of age and recruited by the insurgent group al-Qaeda in Iraq. According to the confession of the child he had been armed with an explosive belt to visit a nearby of a police station, while he was instructed to blow himself up when the police station was crowded.

After the arrival of the child to the police station, he was arrested by one of the police officers and he confessed that he had been recruited by three insurgents and he named them. Following that the three insurgents were arrested by police, local media reported.

Al-Qaeda established an organisation for children which is called ‘The Children of Heaven’ constitutes of children under 14 years old and are being recruited to commit suicide, Hawlati reported.

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 12/04/2010 00:00:00