English KURDI كوردي عربي
ERBIL, August 15 (AKnews) – Suli’s Security Directorate (Asaish) has announced the arrest of a man on charges of dealing with historical artifacts.
Suli security forces in cooperation with the Kurdistan Region's Security Directorate captured the man (A.A) in his house in the city for trading with historical cultural pieces, said a statement from the directorate.
Despite finding the artifacts, the forces seized two tools used for finding archeological sites. The accused was planning to do more digging in the area, the statement added.
The accused was arrested according to article 59 of archeology law and following a judge's order.
The investigation continues, added the source.
By Amanj Akram