ITV News Deputy Political Editor Chris Ship has tweeted:
Seems SAS are in Northern #Iraq already. UK Special Forces are "scoping the area" in which MoD hopes to be able to land RAF Chinnooks
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.