Kurdish forces in Iraq's north retake 2 towns
U.S. strikes militants firing on minority Yazidis in west
Posted: August 11, 2014 at 3:59 a.m.
BAGHDAD -- Reinvigorated by American airstrikes, Kurdish forces retook two towns from Sunni militants Sunday, achieving one of their first victories after weeks of retreating, a senior Kurdish military official said.
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