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Photo Credit: U.S. Army National Guard photo by 1st Lt. Leland White

BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:30 P.M.) – The Popular Mobilization Units in Iraq announced on Tuesday, the arrest of an ISIS media official in the Salaheddine Governorate.

A statement from the PMU said that “a force from the 43rd Brigade carried out a tight ambush on a known ISIS media official in the Salaheddine Governorate.”

The PMU said the ISIS media official was identified as Ayoub Uday al-Ani.

They added that “the said terrorist participated in criminal operations against the security forces and civilians, especially in Salaheddine Governorate.”

For its part, the Iraqi Military Intelligence Directorate announced the arrest of a member of ISIS after his return from Syria to Iraq.

The Directorate stated in a press statement, “The detachments of the Military Intelligence Division, in conjunction with the 30th Infantry Brigade, arrested a terrorist in the Albu Ubaid area, in the Al-Rummana district of Al-Qaim district in Anbar Province.”