Mosul in Iraq has fallen to the extremists. What a waste this Iraq war has been, hundreds of thousands dead and it's gotten worse. What was the point.
The good old US did the same thing in Afghanistan when they left the country to the Mujahiddin after the Soviets left.
Iraq city of Mosul falls into hands of ISIS jihadists after police, army abandon posts - CBS News
America really needs to change it's policy to fight against the extremists and not hand over land to them.