US and allies strike ISIL targets in Syria
US says bombers, fighter jets and cruise missiles deployed, and confirms involvement of Arab nations in the offensive.
Kurdish forces engage in clashes with ISIL fighters near city of Kobane, as more than 130,000 Kurds have fled to Turkey.
Israeli army says it has killed two men suspected of fatal abduction of three youths in the occupied West Bank in June.
Ilham Tohti, an advocate for the rights of Muslim ethnic group, jailed by court in China on separatism charges.
US oil family dynasty and other philanthropists announce $50bn sale of fossil fuel interets to reinvest in clean energy.
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