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US and Russia to share intelligence on ISIL
US president Obama vows more air strikes against armed rebel group in meeting with defence ministers from 22 countries.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2014 14:33 GMT
US-led strikes on ISIL intensify in Kobane
White House says air campaign succeeding as planes conduct 22 raids in 24 hours on fighters trying to take Syrian town.
Last updated: 14 Oct 2014 20:19 GMT
US says air power 'not enough' to save Kobane
US-led coalition continues air strikes against ISIL as Pentagon official admits besieged Syrian city "could be taken".
Last updated: 09 Oct 2014 07:40 GMT
US steps up air strikes on ISIL in Syria
US-led planes conduct raids on ISIL around besieged Kurdish town of Kobane as well as targets across Syria and Iraq.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2014 03:57 GMT
Spanish nurse tests positive for Ebola
Woman caught disease in Spain after nursing priest who contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2014 12:49 GMT
US sharply criticises Israeli settlement plan
White House spokesman says Washington is "deeply concerned" about construction of 2,600 settler homes in East Jerusalem.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2014 09:49 GMT
US Secret Service director resigns
Resignation of Julia Pierson comes after a series of security lapses involving the protection of the American president.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2014 22:21 GMT
Obama unveils $500m plan to beat Ebola
US president to send 3,000 military personnel to West Africa for mission that will include training of health workers.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2014 10:32 GMT
Kerry in Cairo to push for anti-IS coalition
US secretary of state on latest leg of tour to build "co-ordinated military campaign" against the Islamic State group.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2014 21:21 GMT
Foley family 'threatened with terror charge'
Mother of American reporter James Foley says US official made threat if family paid ransom to Islamic State group.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2014 01:13 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
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.
Libya: The war nobody can win
An intellectual giant: Ali Mazrui (1933-2014)
Unmasking Turkey's ISIL strategy
Palestine moves towards post-Oslo phase
The game-changing election for Africa
The staggering failure of US-trained foreign troops
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