Report

rss

Iraq News

Kurdistan

Economy

World

All News

Journalist disappears in Baghdad amid hints about an abduction

Category: Iraq News

Date: 2021-10-09T12:02:58+0000
Journalist disappears in Baghdad amid hints about an abduction

Shafaq News/ A group of Iraqi journalists called on the security authorities to disclose the fate of their colleague Ali Abdul-Zahra who disappeared two days ago downtown the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, in mysterious circumstances.

A press release of al-Nahar Foundation for Culture and Media said, "we demand the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces to disclose the fate of the director of Sama News Agency, Journalist Ali Abdul-Zahra, who disappeared amid mysterious circumstances last Thursday."

The chief of the Foundation, Hasan Jomaa, expressed concerns over the "mystery" of Abdul-Zahra's disappearance.

Sources close to Abdul-Zahra said that his mobile phones were last seen online at 10 pm on Thursday. He was last spotted in al-Karrada area on his way to his residence in the Sadr city.

No trace has been found to Abdul-Zahra in hospitals and police stations, they said, security authorities were informed and they pledged to start an investigation into the incident.

related

Belgian foreign minister arrives at Baghdad

Date: 2020-02-03 08:13:32
Belgian foreign minister arrives at Baghdad

GCC Secretary-General arrives in Baghdad

Date: 2021-02-01 08:14:27
GCC Secretary-General arrives in Baghdad

Good news from Baghdad and WHO regarding Corona in Iraq

Date: 2020-03-07 11:25:42
Good news from Baghdad and WHO regarding Corona in Iraq

Civil defense teams extinguish a fire in the Doctors' Syndicate in Baghdad

Date: 2021-08-15 19:06:42
Civil defense teams extinguish a fire in the Doctors' Syndicate in Baghdad

An explosion in Sadr city

Date: 2021-06-30 16:47:58
An explosion in Sadr city

Iraqi security forces down a UAV over al-Rusafa prison

Date: 2022-06-06 08:07:05
Iraqi security forces down a UAV over al-Rusafa prison

The most heavily protected area in Baghdad takes preventive measures

Date: 2020-04-04 11:11:59
The most heavily protected area in Baghdad takes preventive measures

Unidentified men attacked an Iraqi officer in Baghdad

Date: 2021-03-22 08:02:52
Unidentified men attacked an Iraqi officer in Baghdad