Islamists attack Kurdish positions near Syria border


Breaking news @itvnews Kurdish milit sourced tell us that ISIS attacked Kurdish milit positions this afternoon


Kurdish sources tell @itvnews there was 10 hour gun battle at Shingal district between #irbil and dohuk and al zumour near Syria border


Kurdish milit sources tell @itvnews that 20 vehicles carrying Isis fighters attack Kurd fighters- 1 lieutenant dead 5 injured 9 Isis dead


Islamic State leader calls for jihad in audio message

The leader of the Islamic State, formerly Isis, has released the first audiotape calling for jihad since the group renamed. The group is currently battling Iraqi forces across large parts of the country.