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Fighting Continues Around Crucial Dam in Iraq

Kurdish and Iraqi forces battled Sunday against Islamic State militants near a strategic dam in northern Iraq. Kurdish forces are reported to have made advances against the militants. On Saturday, U.S. warplanes conducted airstrikes in the area to provide cover for the Kurdish and Iraqi forces as they fight to retake Mosul dam from the militants who seized it earlier this month. The U.S. military said Saturday nine airstrikes destroyed or damaged armored personnel carriers, an...

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