Airport officials in Baghdad detain three for using forged passports

An Iraqi Airways plane arrives at Baghdad airport, Iraq, January 27, 2015. (AP)

SULAIMANI (ESTA) — The Ministry of Interior said it detained three, trying to fly to Germany from Baghdad international airport with using forged passports on Monday.

Iraq’s Ministry of Interior in a statement revealed that the Department of passport and identity in Baghdad international airport detained three suspects for using forged passports, according to the airport officials.

“They attempted to fly to Germany by Qatar airways flights from Baghdad airport,” the Ministry said in reference to the detainees.

The Department has sent their passports to be scrutinized and it was discovered after an examination of their credentials and travel documents that they used forged passports.

The Ministry further said they are currently detained and will be prosecuted but did not elaborate on the suspects’ nationalities.

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