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Turkey Seeks Buffer Zone on the Border With Syria – New York Times

New York Times Turkey Seeks Buffer Zone on the Border With SyriaNew York TimesSmoke rose from the Syrian town of Kobani amid fighting watched from the Turkish town of Suruc. The United States has nudged Turkey to play a greater … Continue reading

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Coalition Steps Up Airstrikes on Besieged Syrian Border City – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal Coalition Steps Up Airstrikes on Besieged Syrian Border CityWall Street JournalIslamic State militants stepped up their fight Thursday to seize more neighborhoods in the Syrian city of Kobani, as U.S.-led coalition warplanes intensified airstrikes in a bid … Continue reading

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Pictures INSIDE Syrian border town of Kobane show ISIS fighters prowling the … – Daily Mail

Telegraph.co.uk Pictures INSIDE Syrian border town of Kobane show ISIS fighters prowling the …Daily MailISIS militants have been pictured stalking the deserted streets of Kobane after two days of sustained airstrikes by U.S. and Arab warplanes. The jihadists were seen … 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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Isis fighters in Kobani: Civilians flee as militants enter Syria-Turkey border town – The Independent

The Independent Isis fighters in Kobani: Civilians flee as militants enter Syria-Turkey border townThe IndependentIsis fighters backed by tanks and artillery have pushed into an embattled Syrian town on the border with Turkey and taken three districts after heavy street … Continue reading

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Kobane: IS ‘may soon take Syria-Turkey border town’ – BBC News

BBC News Kobane: IS 'may soon take Syria-Turkey border town'BBC NewsThe key Syria-Turkey border town of Kobane might fall to Islamic State (IS) fighters soon, an official there has told the BBC. A flag of Islamic State has been seen … Continue reading

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Isis militants enter Kobani on Syria’s border with Turkey – The Guardian

The Guardian Isis militants enter Kobani on Syria's border with TurkeyThe GuardianTurkish forces at the border as an Islamic State flag flies near the town of Kobani on the Syrian side. Photograph: Lefteris Pitarakis/AP. Staff and agencies. Monday 6 October … Continue reading

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Isis flags raised in Kobani near Turkish-Syrian border – The Guardian

Livemint Isis flags raised in Kobani near Turkish-Syrian borderThe GuardianThe black flag of Isis was raised on the outskirts of the Kurdish Syrian town of Kobani on Monday afternoon as the Turkish army continued to push onlookers away from the … Continue reading

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IS Militants Close In On Syrian Border Town – Sky News

The Hindu IS Militants Close In On Syrian Border TownSky NewsKurdish fighters are under siege from Islamic State militants in Kobani despite airstrikes in Syria over the weekend. 08:59, UK, Monday 06 October 2014. Play video. Video: Militants Besiege Border … Continue reading

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ISIS, Kurdish forces battle near strategic town of Kobani on Syria-Turkey border – CNN

CNN ISIS, Kurdish forces battle near strategic town of Kobani on Syria-Turkey borderCNN(CNN) — Fighting intensified Sunday as ISIS continued its siege of the strategic town of Kobani on the Syrian-Turkish border. Some of the harshest fighting between ISIS and … Continue reading

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