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ISIL 'launches fierce new assault' on Kobane
Kurdish fighters hold the line but struggle as they await reinforcements to cross from Turkey.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2014 01:50 GMT
Kobane explained: What's so special about it?
Syrian town grabs all the headlines in fight against ISIL - but does it really matter?
Last updated: 21 Oct 2014 11:55 GMT
Turkey to let Iraqi Kurds join Kobane battle
Minister says Iraqi Peshmerga will be allowed to cross Turkey's border to aid fight for Syrian town besieged by ISIL.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2014 04:32 GMT
Getting rid of ISIL or Assad?
As the military campaign against the armed group continues in Syria and Iraq, differences among allies emerge.
Last updated: 19 Oct 2014 17:38 GMT
Fighting rages for control of Syria's Kobane
Explosions heard in Syrian border town after US says days of sustained bombing has killed hundreds of ISIL fighters.
Last updated: 18 Oct 2014 05:23 GMT
Kobane air strikes help Kurds push back ISIL
Intensified coalition bombing helps Syrian-Kurdish fighters regain ground lost to armed group in town on Turkish border.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2014 08:52 GMT
Unmasking Turkey's ISIL strategy
Understanding Turkey's wider strategic concerns is the key to saving Kobane.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2014 08:31 GMT
US bombs 'stall ISIL advance in Kobane'
US says air strikes on ISIL targets near Kobane in northern Syria slowed the rebel group's bid to capture the town.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2014 23:43 GMT
Kobane Kurds: Sacrificed for political expediency?
Syrian Kurds feel betrayed by 'fair-weather friends' and regional forces bent on quashing their autonomy.
Last updated: 13 Oct 2014 10:25 GMT
Will northern Syria become another Northern Cyprus?
Turkey may be plotting to install a reliable, Ankara-friendly pseudo-government in northern Syria.
Last updated: 11 Oct 2014 08:13 GMT
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A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
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