On Iraq’s frontline with Peshmerga forces

Al Jazeera follows Kurdish military forces as they advance on Mosul Dam, seized by Islamic State fighters.

Kurdish fighters in northern Iraq have regained control of several towns east of Mosul from the ISIL.

The Peshmerga, backed by US air strikes, are fighting to retake the Mosul Dam, which is Iraq’s largest.

Al Jazeera’s Zeina Khodr followed the fighters as they closed in on their target.

Source: Al Jazeera