[size=30]The Ministry of Interior closes 900 ISIS websites promoting rumors[/size]
The Ministry of Interior announced the closure of about 900 websites affiliated with ISIS terrorist gangs propagating rumors, while calling for caution in obtaining and receiving information from its real sources.
"Most of the rumors are not spontaneous," Maj. Gen. Saad Maan, Director of Relations and Information at the Ministry of Interior said in a statement to the Iraqi News Agency (INA), noting that “there are malicious armies and organizations working clandestinely to exploit a certain situation in other directions.”
The meaning of “citizens” called for caution in obtaining information and receiving it from its real sources, pointing out that “there are official media channels such as the Iraqi media network and national channels that can be relied upon, as well as the website of the Ministry of Interior, which is the official body for transmitting news and statements that relate to With security. ”
For his part, Colonel Ziyad Muhareb Al-Qaisi, director of the anti-rumor department at the Ministry of Interior confirmed in a statement that “the anti-rumor department in the Ministry of Interior and in coordination with the Ministry of Communications managed to close about 850 to 900 websites belonging to the terrorist ISIS gangs promoting rumors after being monitored and diagnosed.” Rumors of serious crimes affecting the security and stability of the country.
He pointed out that “the Iraqi Penal Code No. (111) for the year 1969 amending, punishing anyone who deliberately promotes a false or malicious rumor, provocative propaganda, or false news in wartime, that would harm the war preparations and military operations of the armed forces, or provoke Dread or weaken the morale of the nation.