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Thousands of Syrian Kurds enter Turkey fleeing advancing Islamic State

Sep 20, 2014

Thousands of Syrian Kurds enter Turkey fleeing advancing Islamic State

Turkey opened a stretch of the frontier on Friday after Kurdish civilians fled their homes, fearing an imminent attack on the border town of Ayn alArab, known as Kobani in Kurdish. #White House #World #India #Terrorism #Syria #NewsTracker #Turkey #Iraq #United States of America #President Barack Obama #islamic-state #US withdrawal from Iraq #ISIL #ISIS #Caliphate #Yazidis #Syrian Kurds
Fleeing Islamic State, hundreds of Syrian Kurds gather on Turkey's border

Sep 19, 2014

Fleeing Islamic State, hundreds of Syrian Kurds gather on Turkey's border

Islamic State fighters, armed with heavy weaponry including tanks, have seized 21 villages near Kobani in the last 24 hours, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which tracks Syria's civil war, said on Thursday. #White House #World #India #Terrorism #Syria #NewsTracker #Turkey #Iraq #United States of America #President Barack Obama #islamic-state #US withdrawal from Iraq #ISIL #ISIS #Caliphate #Yazidis #Syrian Kurds

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Stand united in face of threats from Russia, Islamic State NATO chief

Sep 20, 2014

Air strikes launched by France target Isil inside Iraq

France conducted its first airstrikes yesterday against the militant Islamic State group Isil, destroying a logistics depot that it controlled, Iraqi and French officials said. Rafale fighter jets accompanied by support planes struck the depot in nor... #Iraq #Middle East #George W. Bush #Syria #Saddam Hussein #Barack Obama #Al-Qaeda
Stand united in face of threats from Russia, Islamic State NATO chief

Sep 19, 2014

Letters: Arming Syrian rebels

A recent letter writer was quite right ["Call to war in Syria not thought out," Set. 14]: Our entry into an unjust war in Iraq fueled the chaos in the Mideast now. By destroying the infrastructure of Iraq and directly or indirectly causing the deaths... #Syria #Iraq #Afghanistan #U.S. Congress
Stand united in face of threats from Russia, Islamic State NATO chief

Sep 19, 2014

France joins US against Islamic State over Iraq

PARIS (AP) — France is back at America's side in conducting military strikes in Iraq. More than a decade after spurning President George W. Bush's war against Saddam Hussein, France on Friday became the first country to join U.S. forces pounding targ... #George W. Bush #Syria #Saddam Hussein #Iraq #United Arab Emirates #Mosul