Uncertain Future in Iraq

By Nikki Henderson | nhenderson@ktalnews.tv

Published 08/12 2014 10:02AM

Updated 08/12 2014 10:05AM

Iraqi political leaders are in a battle as the country's citizens fear for their lives.  Richard Johnson reports.

Iraq's political leaders are in a battle of their own as the country's citizen's fear for their lives.

Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri Al-Maliki refuses to step aside even though the country's new president has already named a replacement.

Meanwhile, thousands of Yazidi Christians are still on Sunjar Mountain starving and terrified.

"If we go back they will kill us. And our men- they will slaughter them because just because we are Christians," said one.

On Monday the U.S. launched four air strikes in four hours. Those targeted attacks may not be enough.

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