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nndb columns of smoke filling the sky above the town of Sinjar in Iraq Thursday as Kurdish fighters push to retake the strategic outpost from the hands of Islamic state warrant Strobel is following the story that was in effect of that and then waited for sometime by the courage back with US and allied air power they are trying to see the town of Sinjar northeastern Iraq along with a strategic highway , if they can cut that highway off that will stop Islamic state from being able to reinforce and supplies back and forth across the border between Iraq and Syria if the same spot where tens of thousands from the ancient Yazidi religion we're trapped by isis last year many now working with the Kurds to retake the mountain territory the mission underlining how important the Kurds have become the curb playing a major role in the battle against Islamic state both in Iraq and in Syria Strobel tetanus injure our operation could be just a warm up , the course the big question is when do you take on the big cities of , a rock and metal or even if they take the highway in the town of Sinjar itself in progress but even ministrations officials will acknowledge that , where to go the offensive competent Lamacq state appears to be broadening its reach claiming responsibility for Thursday's deadly bombing attacks in Beirut and isis affiliate took credit for the downing of a Russian jet in Egypt killing two hundred and twenty four on board itis also threading a major attack in Russia in a new video depicting Russian landmark