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ISIL closes in on border town with Turkey
ISIL fighters close in on the key Kurdish town of Kobane, as Turkey considers sending troops to both Iraq and Syria.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2014 12:35 GMT
Turkish tanks face ISIL near Syria border
Turkey spreads out tanks on hill facing Syrian border town besieged by ISIL, as US-led air raids pound group in Syria.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2014 21:12 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
Syrians criticise US air attack strategy
Many in northern Syria complain US strikes are hurting groups like the Nusra Front, and hampering fight against Assad.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2014 09:40 GMT
Iraq breaks Islamic State's siege of town
Turkmen Shia from Amerli find shelter in refugee camp in Erbil after two months of terrible conditions.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 19:29 GMT
Scores killed in Iraq bombings
At least 42 killed in bombings in Baghdad and Kirkuk, a day after deadly attack on mosque heightened sectarian tensions.
Last updated: 24 Aug 2014 06:09 GMT
Islamic State shifts tactics in northern Iraq
Sunni armed group controlling Mosul tries to evade US air strikes and Kurdish forces by turning to smaller units.
Last updated: 23 Aug 2014 11:55 GMT
Iraqi forces battle Sunni rebels for Ramadi
More than 700 people have died in the city since January, where many Sunnis feel marginalised by the Iraqi government.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 19:09 GMT
Top Kurdish minister rejoins Iraqi government
Hoshiyar Zebari returns as foreign minister as Nouri al-Maliki calls for all parties to take part in new administration.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 18:05 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'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.
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