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Kurdish Forces Claim Victory on Mt. Sinjar

Kurdish forces in northern Iraq on Friday said they have broken the Islamic State's siege of Mount Sinjar, claiming their biggest victory yet against the militant group and building on the news that three IS leaders have been killed. Iraqi Kurdish peshmerga fighters fired rounds of ammunition at retreating IS militants after driving them out of a corner of northern Iraq, near the Syrian border. Scores of IS fighters are believed to have been killed in two days of battle that began...

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