Peshmerga forces say they are still engaged in fierce battles with Islamic State militants. The fighting has triggered a mass exodus of Kurdish refugees into Turkey.
There are more than 10,000 Iraqi refugees who have come to the Valley since the 1990s and it’s the second-largest group of refugees in the area after Vietnamese.
September 19, 2014
For more than 80 years he was identified by a number. Until the federal government decided his resting place should be more befitting a military hero.
September 18, 2014