An Iraqi force of about 30,000, under American, French and British air cover, is ready to push into Mosul after recapturing Falluja and Ramadi and seizing Tikrit.
The Turkish military said its jets conducted 26 raids Wednesday night.
Monitoring group says at least 35 villagers were killed on the fifth day of a cross-border offensive.
Authorities blame the Islamic State for the suicide attack on a Kurdish wedding party, with the bomber said to be a child.
Nearly 100 were wounded in the attack on a Kurdish wedding party.
Kurdish fighters are sieging the largest Iraqi city under ISIS control.
At least 338 civilians have died in Turkey over the past year due to blocks in accessing health care, according to Turkish human rights organization.
John Kerry fears that Syrian Kurds might present evidence about Turkish complicity in terrorism, and how American-provided weaponry are going astray.
Decisive military operations happen on the ground, and Kurds focused on securing an autonomous zone of their own, will not kill ISIS.
The Kurds have defied Ankara and Damascus by voting in favor of unilateral action.
The world is ignoring the Kurdish plight in southeastern Turkey, writes HDP leader Selahattin Demirtas.
The Justice and Development party’s deputy chairman says Russia is also complicit.
The footage also shows female Kurdish snipers and female fighters manning machine-gun mounted trucks.
If Assad’s forces continue their advance, the Kurds stand to lose everything.
More than 1,000 people signed a declaration against the clashes in southeastern Turkey.
The death toll includes civilians and 39 others were injured.
The attack which was part of a broader offensive by the insurgents on Kurdish positions around the ISIS stronghold of Mosul.
Recently, Iraq's Foreign Ministry summoned the Turkish ambassador to demand that Ankara withdraw hundreds of troops in northern Iraq.
A policeman was also killed in southeastern Turkey during clashes with the PKK militants.