Thousands of Iraqi refugees suffered a cruel setback today when an aid helicopter crashed on the top of Sinjar Mountain, where many Yazidis are trapped.
A pilot died and several children were among the injured when the aircraft crashed shortly after delivering aid to refugees who have been forced to flee their homes in northern Iraq as Islamic State militants continue their advance.
ITV News Senior International Correspondent John Irvine 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.