Peshmerga ready ground offensive against ISIL

Kurdish Peshmerga forces say they are preparing to retake the town of Bashiqa in northern Iraq from ISIL.

    Kurdish Peshmerga forces say they're readying a ground offensive on a town in northern Iraq held by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).

    Several air strikes by French fighter jets have killed dozens of ISIL fighters in Bashiqa.

    Al Jazeera's Dominic Kane reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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