War and Revolution in the Middle East: ISIS in Iraq: ISISIRAQ001

Iraqi Yazidi families camp out near Bahjad Kandal camp close to the Iraqi border with Syria, in Northern Iraq, August 16, 2014. Since IS started making its way across Iraq, and overrunning various towns, hundreds of thousands of Iraqis have been displaced across the country. The American military is helping fight IS with targeted airstrikes on IS positions, and Peshmerga are fighting on the ground.

Iraqi Yazidi families camp out near Bahjad Kandal camp close to the Iraqi border with Syria, in Northern Iraq, August 16, 2014. Since IS started making its way across Iraq, and overrunning various towns, hundreds of thousands of Iraqis have been displaced across the country. The American military is helping fight IS with targeted airstrikes on IS positions, and Peshmerga are fighting on the ground.