The Kata’ib Hezbollah fighters detained during a counterterrorism raid in south Baghdad have been released and photos circulated of the Iran-backed fighters lighting the American and Israeli flags on fire upon their release.
Iran-backed #KataibHezbollah members are now officially released and apparently the first thing they did was to burn US 🇺🇸 and Israel's 🇮🇱 flags!— Nafiseh Kohnavard (@nafisehkBBC) June 29, 2020
They were arrested by Iraqi Counterterrorism forces on Thursday night after a raid on their headquarter in Baghdad. #Iran #Iraq pic.twitter.com/6clpgqVNGM
A photo of the released Kata'ib Hezbollah fighters, June 29, 2020. (Supplied)