Posts Tagged ‘Peshmerga’

IS Beaten Back in Rabia

IS Beaten Back in Rabia

  Earlier this week we visited the town of Rabia, on the border between #Iraq # and #Syria , which Kurdish #Peshmerga troops recently recaptured from #IS . This photo is from the ruins of a hospital in the town where IS held out for three days before it was destroyed by British airstrikes. The […]


The New Iraq Frontline

The New Iraq Frontline

  A photo from #Iraq’s frontline south of #Kirkuk , showing a badly damaged mosque. We headed there yesterday after hearing the #Peshmerga had taken several villages from #IS in the last 48 hours. The place was very badly shot up. The Peshmerga claimed there was only 1 casualty on their side, but that the […]