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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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Turkey says Syria town about to fall as Islamic State advances – Reuters

Reuters Turkey says Syria town about to fall as Islamic State advancesReutersMURSITPINAR Turkey/BEIRUT (Reuters) – Turkey's president said the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobani was "about to fall" on Tuesday as Islamic State fighters pressed home a three-week assault that … 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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Islamic State gains ground in besieged Kurdish town despite US air strike – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald Islamic State gains ground in besieged Kurdish town despite US air strikeSydney Morning HeraldMursitpinar, Turkey-Syria border: A single United States air strike overnight did little to halt the advance of Islamic State militants into the centre of … 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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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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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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Tales of torture, mutilation and rape as Isis targets key town of Kobani – The Guardian

The Guardian Tales of torture, mutilation and rape as Isis targets key town of KobaniThe GuardianTurkish soldiers watch as smoke rises from a mortar shell falling in the border city of Kobani, where battle is raging between Syrian Kurds and … 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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