ISIL faces Kurdish resistance in Kobane

Syrian Kurdish fighters say they still control border crossing with Turkey after weekend assault by ISIL.

    Syrian Kurdish fighters say they still control the border crossing with Turkey, despite a weekend assault by ISIL.

    Kobane has been under attack from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) since September. Around 200,000 people have fled the area around it.

    Al Jazeera's Victoria Gatenby reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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