Baghdad - INA
The leadership of the federal police forces confirmed the lifting of a number of checkpoints and associations within the Federal Police Sector in addition to the opening of closed roads in the center of Baghdad.
Police forces have started implementing the lifting of checkpoints and armored vehicles that were announced previously within the plan to cancel the militarization of the capital and reduce traffic jams, a statement issued by the Federal Police Forces said.
The statement added that the checkpoints of the people's stadium has been removed from the second brigade, the third brigade and transferred to the headquarters and under the supervision of the commander of Baghdad operations and the lifting of 8 blocks of concrete ones.
Translated by Harith.A.Hasan
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