U.S. Rescue Operation to Reach Yazidis Unlikely

The Wall Street Journal
August 14, 2014 AT 9:25 AM
A U.S. special forces team spent nearly 24 hours in the northern Iraqi mountains and determined many of the Yazidi refugees had fled. Now, it's unlikely that the U.S. will stage a risky rescue. WSJ's Dion Nissenbaum discusses. Photo: Getty