– The Iraqi police took control of two key oil fields in Iraqi Kurdistan, reported on Tuesday the Western media, citing the police.
“Detachments of the Federal police took control of the oil fields of Bai Hassan and the Case”, – said in a statement to the police.
Both deposits are located to the North of the city of Kirkuk.
The day before Iraqi troops entered Kirkuk province, taking control of key infrastructure and oil fields. Kurdish armed groups began to leave the city of Kirkuk after the appearance in the city of Iraqi forces.
In addition, Iraqi police said they took control of an oil refinery near Kirkuk and a gas plant in this city.