Iraqi Christian families that have fled to the city of Irbil are seeking refuge wherever they can, as this photo tweeted by ITV Good Morning Britain Correspondent Richard Gaisford illustrates:
An ITN cameraman, who is also in Irbil, posted a photo of a veteran "freedom fighter" in the city:
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.