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Iraqi plea for US troops as Islamic State advances in key province – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald Iraqi plea for US troops as Islamic State advances in key provinceSydney Morning HeraldBeirut: An Iraqi provincial leader has issued a plea for US ground forces to head off total collapse in the country's largest province, a … Continue reading

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ISIS Advances in Syrian Border Town of Kobani Despite Airstrikes – New York Times

New York Times ISIS Advances in Syrian Border Town of Kobani Despite AirstrikesNew York TimesAn explosion rose from the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobani on Wednesday, as fighters from the Islamic State militant group appeared to hold their ground there … Continue reading

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Turkey says Syria town about to fall as Islamic State advances – Reuters

Reuters Turkey says Syria town about to fall as Islamic State advancesReutersMURSITPINAR Turkey/BEIRUT (Reuters) – Turkey's president said the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobani was "about to fall" on Tuesday as Islamic State fighters pressed home a three-week assault that … Continue reading

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Kurds protest against Turkey as IS advances on Kobane – BBC News

BBC News Kurds protest against Turkey as IS advances on KobaneBBC NewsKurds across Turkey have vented their anger at the government's lack of military support for the defenders of the Syrian border town of Kobane being attacked by Islamic State … Continue reading

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Street Fighting In Kobani As Islamic State Advances – RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Fox News Street Fighting In Kobani As Islamic State AdvancesRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyIslamic State militants are fighting street battles with Kurdish forces protecting the Syrian city of Kobani near the Turkish border. Reports say that the jihadists broke into the east of the … Continue reading

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British, US air strikes seek to halt Islamic State advances – The Australian

The Australian British, US air strikes seek to halt Islamic State advancesThe AustralianISLAMIC State fighters are closing in on a key Syrian town near the Turkish border, despite multiple US air strikes, as the Pentagon cautioned it “cannot bomb the … Continue reading

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Shells land in Turkey as Islamic State advances on Syrian border town – Reuters

Reuters Shells land in Turkey as Islamic State advances on Syrian border townReutersKARACA Turkey (Reuters) – Islamic State fighters edged towards a strategic town on northern Syria's border with Turkey on Friday, battling Kurdish forces and sending at least two … Continue reading

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Advances in Football Technology

Advances in Football Technology – originally posted on Soccerlens.com With the current debate about the 2022 World Cup hotting up the topic of football technology centres on two aspects of advancement that will take centre stage in Qatar, although the … Continue reading

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U.S. Senate committee advances bill on cell phone unlocking

The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday approved bringing before the full Senate legislation that would give mobile-phone users the right to “unlock” their devices and use them on competitors’ wireless networks, something that is now technically illegal. The bill … Continue reading

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New alliances bring old enemies together as Isis advances in Iraq – The Guardian

The Guardian New alliances bring old enemies together as Isis advances in IraqThe GuardianA photograph from a jihadist news agency claims to show Isis troops and vehicles using a newly created road to cross the Syria-Iraq border. Photograph: Al-Baraka News/AFP/Getty … Continue reading

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