Nov 12, 2015

Iraqi Kurds reach Sinjar road, cutting IS supply line

SINJAR, Iraq (AP) — Kurdish Iraqi fighters, backed by U.S.-led airstrikes, launched a major assault Thursday aiming to retake the strategic town of Sinjar, which the Islamic State group overran last year in an onslaught that caused the flight of tens of thousands of Yazidis and first prompted the United States to launch the air campaign against the militants. Hours into the operation, the Kurdish...

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