American President Barack Obama has ordered air attacks against a radical group in Northern Iraq.
The group is known as IS and they are trying to take over parts of of Iraq.
Obama said the strikes were needed because many people are in danger. Despite the latest announcement he said he would not send American troops back into Iraq.
IS has links to terrorist group Al-Qaeda and has been threatened to harm any non-muslim people unless they convert to Islam.
They want to make a new country called the Islamic State which would join parts of Iraq and Syria together.
Hundreds of thousands of people have left the area to avoid the fighting.
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