The Faculty of Nursing at the UOK announced its full support for the valiant Iraqi Army in its war against terrorist groups. The dean of the faculty, Prof. Dr. Rajiha Abed Al-Hassan, stated that all the staff, students, and employees at the faculty have joined the UOK Regiment and all of whom support the Iraqi Army. She also added that the faculty has began to form a regiment that provides medical services and first aid. Thus, a number of doctors from the faculties of Medicine, Nursing and Dentistry have volunteered to take part in the regiment. This came in response to the call of the religious authority, Sayed Ali Al-Sistani, declaring jihad to fight the terrorist gangs of Daash.