Thousands of families from the Yazidi minority community were trapped on the mountains without food and water.
United States stressed its readiness to fully support a new and inclusive government in Iraq’s fight against the ISIL.
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US President Barack Obama confirms that US airstrikes have pushed back ISIS forces .
Obama justifies his decision to carry out targeted airstrikes in Iraq to prevent ‘massacre of innocent people’.
Obama said the US may eventually do more to help Iraq repel the militant group, which seeks to control its own state.
Obama said he has also authorised US Armed Forces to provide humanitarian assistance in Iraq.
Overall, Asian and European markets traded weak during the day.
Obama said the US “cannot turn a blind eye” when it can prevent genocide of Iraqi minorities.
Obama also said he is glad that a temporary cease-fire has been achieved.
The blood of Africa runs through our family, Obama said amidst applause.
Last year, the group had filed a human rights violation case against the then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.
Kerry visited New Delhi last week to co-chair the fifth annual India-US Strategic Dialogue with Sushma Swaraj.
The CIA’s programme prompted a public discussion about whether these enhanced interrogation techniques produced reliable information.
63 Israeli soldiers, including two Indian-origin, have been killed in the conflict. Nearly 400 soldiers have been injured.