- ISIS militants, under fire from Iraqi-led forces, are taking human shields as protection
- Asa'ad and his family were forced out of their homes and made to walk towards Mosul
- They managed to escape and returned to their village, which is now eerily empty
Tulul al Nasir, Iraq (CNN)"They told us, 'You are going to have to walk to Hammam al Alil,'" says Asa'ad. "We knew that it would be long and we took blankets and bread."