Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has again ruled out recalling Parliament over the ongoing crisis in Iraq.
There are growing calls for MPs to return to the Commons to debate whether further intervention is needed in the country to combat the advance of Islamist militants who have forced thousands of people from their homes.
Asked whether MPs should be recalled as he arrived for a Cobra meeting today, Mr Hammond replied: "Not at the moment, no."
British forces have dropped a second round of aid to thousands of refugees trapped on a mountain.
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.