Quadriga - Terror in Iraq: Who Stops the Slaughter?
Tens of thousands of people are on the run in northern Iraq fleeing the atrocities of jihadist Islamic State insurgents. Iraqi Kurds - now supported by US airstrikes - are the only bulwark against the advance of the Islamist fighters. France has called for the EU to supply arms. Germany has also raised the possibility of military assistance. But does the help come too late?