Northern Iraq ups fightings between militants, Peshmerga forces

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As Peshmerga forces in the northern province of Kirkuk, Iraq have been launching new assaults, the fight against ISIL is in full force with increased fighting in Iraq.

The soldiers on the ground have slowly emerged as an important partner for the United States, who has been leading the aerial-coalition against ISIL.

Recently, Peshmergas have been on the offensive, together with U.S.-led airstrikes, gunfire and explosions that dominated Iraq’s Kirkuk province.

CCTV’s Michal Bardavid filed this report from Kirkuk.

Northern Iraq ups fightings between militants, Peshmerga forces

As Peshmerga forces in the northern province of Kirkuk have been launching new assaults on the militants, the fight against ISIL is in full force with increased fighting in Iraq. Recently, Peshmergas have been on the offense, together with US-led airstrikes, gunfire and explosions that dominated Iraq's Kirkuk province, as CCTV's Michal Bardavid filed this report from Kirkuk.