CORPORATE  PRESS  RELEASES  (INDIA)  referral newsdesk, August 31,2014 SOURCE  ::  http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-29003321 Iraqi forces have reached the besieged town of Amerli in northern Iraq, where thousands have been trapped by jihadists, military officials say. The apparent breakthrough comes after the US carried out air strikes overnight on Islamic State (IS) positions near the town. The UK, France and Australia joined the US in dropping humanitarian aid. Some 15,000 minority Shia Turkmen in Amerli have been surrounded ...