General Araz Abdulqadir and his troops are fighting on the front line against so-called Islamic State in northern Iraq - the nearest IS position is less than two kilometers away. Will General Abdulqadir manage to keep the terrorist militia in check?
US officials have congratulated the Iraqi government after it announced it has retaken the northern city of Mosul from IS. But the United Nations says the humanitarian crisis there is far from over.
The 'Islamic State' is facing defeat in Mosul and Raqqa. Massive rivalries between groups within the coalition fighting IS are already posing serious threats to any future peace.
General Araz Abdulqadir and his troops are fighting on the front line against IS in northern Iraq.
The Yazidis are a religious minority in northern Iraq whose people have been persecuted by the "Islamic State." One Yazidi who fled Iraq and sought refuge in Germany shared his story with InfoMigrants.
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