The Vice-president for Administrative Affairs, Dr. Mahdi Al-Sahlawi, headed the UOK delegation which visited the combat operation bases in Tikrit.
The delegation made a stop at Tikrit city center, Spiker Base, Samarah and Baghdad borderlines.
The Director of the Media Department at the university and member of the delegation, Asst. Prof. Haider Al-Asadi, stated that the delegation provided first-aid assistance and food supplies to all the bases that they visited on the way.
Al-Asadi also added that the delegation, while passing through Al-Ishaqi area, was subjected to a violent confrontation with ISIS gangs which resulted in the killing of two heroes from the civilian troops as well as wounding a few others.