Britain has dropped its first consignment of humanitarian aid to thousands of Iraqis trapped in remote mountains by advancing Islamist fighters.
The US also carried out a third wave of airstrikes against militants from the group known as the Islamic State, who were previously known as Isis.
ITV News' David Wood reports.
Kurdish Peshmerga fighters have emerged victorious in the battle for Mosul Dam, but the question is - what will their next move be?
An ITV News team at Mosul Dam was with victorious Kurdish Peshmerga fighters at the complex earlier today.
ITV News joined a Kurdish unit fighting Islamist militants near Irbil and found them using tanks from the 1950s and short on ammunition.