Iraq Stops Islamic State – level 1

15-12-2017 15:00

Iraq’s military celebrates victory over Islamic State. The Iraqi prime minister says that Iraq now controls the border with Syria.

In northwest Iraq, villagers go back to their destroyed village. The mayor says that Islamic States destroys the homes. He also says that the Kurdish army destroys the homes. Hundreds of homes are gone.

One man says that the Kurdish army would not let people come back. He says that the army wants to change the people who live there. However, the Iraqi army stops this.

Difficult words: military (army, soldiers), victory (winning), border (the line between countries).

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