The unanimous adoption of a United Nations Security Council resolution designed to choke off funding and recruits for Islamic State (IS) and other terrorist groups sends a "clear political message" that the world will act to tackle the threat, the UK's ambassador said.
Sanctions including a travel ban are being imposed on six prominent figures including the IS spokesman and the resolution warns action will also be taken against others held responsible for financing or recruiting foreign fighters
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.