The Telemark Battalion (top right), famous for using the Punisher vigilante symbol (left and centre) to intimidate their enemies, are heading to Irbil to aid Kurdish forces fighting ISIS (bottom right).
Kurdish peshmerga fighters: women on the frontline - in pictures. Kurdish peshmerga fighters have been in training for many years. Here, Maryam Ashrafi photographs women learning to use guns and training in various parts of Kurdistan. The Kurds of Syria and Iraq have become a major focal point in the war against Isis. | Portrait of a Kurdish woman Peshmerga inside the camp of Kurdistan Democratic Party of Iran.