At least 19 people were killed in recent violence, and five more were wounded:
ISIS attacked Zandi Mala Yousif near Daquq, wounding four people in a midnight mortar barrage. Shortly afterwards, police shot at a vehicle, mistaking the passengers for militants. Six civilians were killed, and another one was wounded.
Two civilians were killed during an attack near Sinjar.
A sniper killed a soldier in Canaan.
Militants attacked the Sinjar area village of Khana Shahwani where they clashed with Peshmerga and Yazidi forces at a cement factory. Eight militants were killed.