US Captures Hezbollah Propaganda Expert Paid By Iran… In Baghdad

Coalition forces captured a Hezbollah propaganda agent who would upload video and photos on the internet in Baghdad today.
He was being paid by Iran.
MNF-Iraq reported:

Coalition forces captured a suspected propaganda specialist of the Hezbollah Brigades early Monday morning in the New Baghdad district of Baghdad.

Based on intelligence information, Coalition forces targeted the location of a suspected propaganda expert affiliated with the Hezbollah Brigades in Iraq. Information taken from suspected criminals already in custody indicate that the man uploads web sites with imagery and video taken from attacks on Iraqi Security and Coalition forces. Reports indicate this is part of a propaganda effort in order to earn money and support from their Iranian financiers.

Coalition forces entered the targeted individual’s location without incident. Following questioning, the suspect’s wife told forces her husband was the wanted man, after which the man relented and was detained.

The Long War Journal has more on the arrest.


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