Kurdish forces rescued last week 16-year-old citizen of Sweden, which was in captivity of militants of the terrorist group «Islamic state» operating in Iraq.
It is reported on Tuesday, February 23, the news Agency Reuters referring to the statement by regional security Council.
A young Swede from the town of Boras, a member recruited by ISIS in Sweden, arrived last year to Syria and then crossed the border of Iraq.
The Swedish authorities and the girl’s family appealed for help to the Kurdish regional security Council, desperate to save the child. On February 17, the girl was found near the city of Mosul by Kurdish security forces.