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Iraq Violence: 25 Kurds Killed North of Baquba, Police Chief in Anbar – Voice of America

Voice of America Iraq Violence: 25 Kurds Killed North of Baquba, Police Chief in AnbarVoice of AmericaThere was more violence in Iraq Sunday, with at least 25 members of Kurdish security forces killed in three suicide car bomb attacks and … Continue reading

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Turkey’s Syria policy is undoing years of rapprochement with Kurds – Financial Times

USA TODAY Turkey's Syria policy is undoing years of rapprochement with KurdsFinancial TimesTurkey awoke on Wednesday to tanks on the streets and curfews in its southeastern cities – sights many Turks hoped had been consigned to history. It was the … Continue reading

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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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Kobane: IS and Syria Kurds in fierce gun battles – BBC News

BBC News Kobane: IS and Syria Kurds in fierce gun battlesBBC NewsKurdish fighters are engaged in fierce gun battles with Islamic State (IS) in the Syrian border town of Kobane, as US-led coalition air strikes continue. A BBC correspondent near … Continue reading

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Turkey Kurds: Kobane protests leave 14 dead – BBC News

BBC News Turkey Kurds: Kobane protests leave 14 deadBBC NewsAt least 14 people have been killed in clashes between Kurdish protesters and police in Turkey, reports say. They are unhappy at Turkish inaction in defending the town of Kobane in … 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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Middle East Updates / At least 12 dead as Kurds protest in Turkey – Haaretz

Haaretz Middle East Updates / At least 12 dead as Kurds protest in TurkeyHaaretzRohani says differences remain on nuke deal; Iraq humanitarian crisis may turn deadly in winter, UN official warns; Fourteen killed as Kurds protest in Turkey over besieged … Continue reading

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At least 12 dead as Kurds protest in Turkey – BBC News

BBC News At least 12 dead as Kurds protest in TurkeyBBC NewsAt least 12 people have been killed in clashes between Kurdish protesters and police in Turkey, reports say. They are unhappy at perceived Turkish inaction in defending the town … 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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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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