Joint forces carry out an operation to hunt down Daesh elements in villages west of Kirkuk

BAGHDAD A joint operation of the popular crowd and the federal police carried out on Saturday, a hunt for Daesh elements in the villages of west of Kirkuk.

“The forces of the 16th Brigade in the popular mobilization with the federal police forces carried out a security operation to track down a number of Daesh elements in the villages of al-Zab district, west of Kirkuk,” the statement said, adding that the operation was based on accurate intelligence about the presence of terrorists in Zab villages.”

The Popular Crowd Forces have recently carried out a series of quality operations in different parts of Kirkuk over the last few days to end the Daesh cells in the province.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency