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Renewed assault on Kobani; 21 dead in Turkey as Kurds rise – Daily Mail

New York Times Renewed assault on Kobani; 21 dead in Turkey as Kurds riseDaily MailMURSITPINAR, Turkey/ANKARA, Oct 8 (Reuters) – Islamic State fighters launched a renewed assault on the Syrian city of Kobani on Wednesday night, and at least 21 … Continue reading

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US air strikes push back Isis in Kobani

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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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US Calls Kobani Airstrikes ‘Useful’ as Kurds Seek More Support – Voice of America

Telegraph.co.uk US Calls Kobani Airstrikes 'Useful' as Kurds Seek More SupportVoice of AmericaThe United States is calling an air campaign near the embattled Syrian border city of Kobani "useful" against the Islamic State onslaught, while pro-Kurdish protesters pleaded with governments … 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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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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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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