A Joint Security Operation To Pursue ISIS Remnants North of Tikrit

Baghdad The Popular Mobilization and security forces carried out a security operation to pursue ISIS remnants north of Tikrit.

A statement by the Popular Mobilization Forces stated, “The operation was launched this morning with the participation of a force from the Popular Mobilization Forces, within Salah al-Din operations, the Sixth Brigade, Salah al-Din Police Emergency Regiment, and with the support of the army aviation, and included inspecting the areas of Ain al-Faras down to the Tharthar Valley, north of Tikrit.”

The statement added: “The operation aims to sweep and inspect the targets drawn and secure them in order not to be used by terrorists.”

Source: National Iraqi News Agency