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Street battles as ISIL enters Syria's Kobane
Kurdish forces order civilians to flee as ISIL enters Kurdish-Syrian border town, sparking heavy street fighting.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2014 10:15 GMT
New bombing raids target ISIL in Syria
US official confirms "near continuous" combat flight operations as UK, Belgium and Denmark vow to join aerial offensive.
Last updated: 27 Sep 2014 02:53 GMT
More ISIL sites in Syria hit by US air raids
Activists say oil facilities held by ISIL in northern Syria targeted by US-led coalition for second day.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2014 21:53 GMT
Thousands flee fighting in Syria's east
About 40,000 people abandon Shaddadeh town after three days of heavy clashes between regime forces and rebels, UN says.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2013 14:18 GMT
Syria's Kurds split over uprising
Country's largest ethnic minority group seeks to assert control over eastern cities but remains politically polarised.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2012 18:41 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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