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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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Street fighting rages in Syrian town as Islamic State moves in – Reuters

Reuters Street fighting rages in Syrian town as Islamic State moves inReutersMURSITPINAR Turkey (Reuters) – Street fighting raged between Kurdish defenders and Islamic State militants who advanced into Kobani on Monday after subjecting the Syrian border town to an assault … Continue reading

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Kobane: Civilians flee IS street-to-street fighting – BBC News

BBC News Kobane: Civilians flee IS street-to-street fightingBBC NewsIslamic State (IS) militants have entered the key Syria-Turkey border town of Kobane and are engaged in street-to-street fighting with Syrian Kurd defenders. IS fighters entered eastern districts, raising their black flag … Continue reading

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No “Plan B” for fighting climate change: UN chief – Xinhua

USA TODAY No "Plan B" for fighting climate change: UN chiefXinhuaNEW YORK, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) — UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Sunday said there is no "Plan B" for fighting climate change, urging global efforts to galvanize action. "This is … Continue reading

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General Martin Dempsey warns half of Iraqi army is incapable of fighting ISIS – Daily Mail

Daily Mail General Martin Dempsey warns half of Iraqi army is incapable of fighting ISISDaily MailThe United States' top military general said Wednesday that half of the Iraqi army is incapable of putting their sectarian differences aside to fight off … Continue reading

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Ukraine Ceasefire Threatened By New Fighting – Sky News

Fox News Ukraine Ceasefire Threatened By New FightingSky NewsA series of explosions are heard near Mariupol and around Donetsk airport less than two days after a truce began. 9:24pm UK, Sunday 07 September 2014. Buildings burning after attacks during the … Continue reading

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Gaza ceasefire: Israel and Palestinians agree to halt weeks of fighting – The Guardian

The Guardian Gaza ceasefire: Israel and Palestinians agree to halt weeks of fightingThe GuardianAfter 50 days of the Gaza conflict, more than 2,100 people were killed, most of them civilians, including about 500 children. Photograph: Majdi Fathi/Corbis. The war in … Continue reading

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Israel declares partial Gaza ceasefire but fighting goes on in Rafah – The Guardian

The Guardian Israel declares partial Gaza ceasefire but fighting goes on in RafahThe Guardianrafah A wounded Palestinian boy arrives at hospital in Rafah on Sunday. Photograph: Abed Rahim Khatib/NurPhoto/REX. Israel has declared a seven-hour “humanitarian window” in Gaza to start … Continue reading

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Israel has to keep Hamas from rebuilding once Gaza fighting ends – Los Angeles Times

USA TODAY Israel has to keep Hamas from rebuilding once Gaza fighting endsLos Angeles TimesA vehicle in Kiryat Gat, Israel, was destroyed by a rocket fired by Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip. A vehicle in Kiryat Gat, Israel, was … Continue reading

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Fighting Political Islam, Arab States Find Themselves Allied With Israel – New York Times

New York Times Fighting Political Islam, Arab States Find Themselves Allied With IsraelNew York TimesU.S. Secretary of State John Kerry spoke to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu from his hotel in Cairo last week. Credit Charles Dharapak/Associated Press. Continue reading … Continue reading

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