Kurdish Peshmerga Fight Endless Stream of ISIS Militants in Iraq

June 20, 2014 6:39 PM

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Kurdish Peshmerga Fight Endless Stream of ISIS Militants in Iraq

KHANEQUIN, Iraq -- Delta Force-trained commander Polad Talabani has few illusions about the scale of the task facing his elite team which has been ordered to halt the march of militants aiming to seize Baghdad.

Talabani, who is in charge of the Kurdish Regional Government's counter-terrorism unit, says his troops have inflicted heavy casualties on the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS).

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