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US and Turkey stuck in diplomatic stand-off over Isis in Syria – Financial Times

Irish Independent US and Turkey stuck in diplomatic stand-off over Isis in SyriaFinancial TimesThe US and Turkey are engaging in an exercise of diplomatic brinkmanship over Islamist militants in Syria, even as the fate of Kobani, a key Syrian border … Continue reading

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US air strikes push back Isis in Kobani

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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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Battle for Kobani between Isis and Syrian Kurds sparks unrest in Turkey – The Guardian

The Guardian Battle for Kobani between Isis and Syrian Kurds sparks unrest in TurkeyThe GuardianFighting between Kurdish forces and Islamic State (Isis) militants for the Syrian border town of Kobani fuelled rising tensions inside Turkey on Tuesday as thousands of … Continue reading

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Isis in Kobani: Turkey’s act of abandonment may mark an ‘irrevocable breach … – The Independent

The Independent Isis in Kobani: Turkey's act of abandonment may mark an 'irrevocable breach …The IndependentKurds vented their fury at the Turkish government for standing by as Isis fighters looked poised to take the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobani in … Continue reading

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Air strikes hit Isis positions as jihadists push into Kobani – The Guardian

The Guardian Air strikes hit Isis positions as jihadists push into KobaniThe GuardianMilitants with the Islamic State group are seen after placing their group's flag on a hilltop at the eastern side of the town of Kobani, Syria. Photograph: Lefteris … 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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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 on the verge of victory in Kobani as US strategy lies in ruins: Jihadists close … – The Independent

The Independent Isis on the verge of victory in Kobani as US strategy lies in ruins: Jihadists close …The IndependentIsis is close to capturing the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobani, just a short distance from the Turkish border, after a … Continue reading

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