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Winnipeg Air Force personnel heading to Iraq

WINNIPEG – Winnipeg based Air Force personnel are gearing up to head out to the Middle East Wednesday afternoon.

The operation, dubbed Operation Impact, is part of coalition effort to help security forces in Iraq do battle with terror group ISIS and will include members from 17 Wing in Manitoba. 149 more words


U.S. working to save Kobani

From Biblical Worldview Daily:

According to a Wall Street Journal report, U.S. and Kurdish forces are now collaborating closely to make sure the town of Kobani does not fall to ISIS. 361 more words


Other Stories from Kurdistan

The situation for refugees in Erbil, Kurdistan, Iraq is dire. I was pleased to be able to convey this perspective in a recent article for… 637 more words


Islamic State/Isis Accused of Attempted Genocide by United Nations.

(Reuters) – The campaign of Islamic State militants against Iraq’s Yazidi minority may be attempted genocide, U.N. Assistant Secretary-General for human rights Ivan Simonovic said on Tuesday. 805 more words