Most Yazidis off mountain after jets' fire
Troops to the rescue in Iraq is less likely now, U.S. says
Posted: August 14, 2014 at 4:57 a.m.
Crediting U.S. airstrikes and humanitarian aid, President Barack Obama's administration said Wednesday that many Iraqi refugees were no longer trapped on a mountain where they had sought refuge from militants, making it less likely the military would have to carry out a potentially dangerous rescue mission.
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