Iraqi forces tighten security around Kirkuk

Iraqi police and Kurdish security forces cooperate to secure oil-rich city from ISIL.

    Iraqi government and Kurdish forces are cooperating to stop oil-rich Kirkuk from falling into the hands of ISIL.

    Al Jazeera's Zeina Khodr joined the Iraqi police and Kurdish forces on a patrol in the city.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Why some African Americans are moving to Africa

    Escaping systemic racism: Why I quit New York for Accra

    African-Americans are returning to the lands of their ancestors as life becomes precarious and dangerous in the USA.

    Why Jerusalem is not the capital of Israel

    Why Jerusalem is not the capital of Israel

    No country in the world recognises Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

    Why Russia refuses to give refugee status to Syrians

    Why Russia refuses to give refugee status to Syrians

    Despite playing a major role in Syria's war, Moscow has granted refugee status to only one Syrian national since 2011.