The Faculty of Physical Education at the UOK was visited by the two Bahraini international referees in handball Sameer Marhoun and Hussein Saeed Al-Mout. They were accompanied by the Secretary of the Iraqi Federation for Handball and head of the Referee Committee, Ghanim Kathim.
The delegation met with the dean of the faculty and a number of faculty professors and lecturers. For his part, the dean of the faculty, Dr. Qasim Al-Kakani, confirmed that the visit comes within the program of the Iraqi Federation for Handball to expose the referees to the athletic and academic facilities in Iraq. He added that the visit included a discussion about cooperation between the two sides, as well as the organization of visits and the establishment of qualifying and development courses for faculty professors.