A Kurdish bomb disposal expert at Mosul Dam has told ITV News that his team will have to tackle "many" explosive devices along the base of the dam before the area can be declared safe.
Speaking to ITV News Diplomatic Correspondent John Ray -who is at the dam - the expert said that the booby-traps aren't enough to cause major structural damage but will have to be tackled one at a time by his men.
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.