Islamic State faces war of attrition in Syria's Kobane

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Islamic State faces war of attrition in Syria's Kobane

The Islamic State group is locked in a war of attrition in the Syrian border town of Kobane, where Kurdish fighters backed by US-led air strikes are mounting fierce resistance.

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U.S.-led strikes hit Islamic State, al Qaeda-linked group in Syria: Central Command

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U.S.-led air strikes hit 10 units of Islamic State fighters in Syria in recent days, as well as militants with the al Qaeda-linked Khorasan Group, U.S. Central Command said in a statement on Friday.

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US bombs al-Qaeda offshoot Khorasan for third time: military

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American aircraft bombed the Khorasan group in Syria on Thursday, in the third attack on the Al-Qaeda offshoot that is considered an immediate threat to the West, the US military's Central Command said

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Britain to seize militants' passports and stop them returning home

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Britain to seize militants' passports and stop them returning home

British media reports said the legislation would block individuals from returning from Syria and Iraq to the UK for at least two years unless they comply with strict measures.

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Islamic State leader urges attacks in Saudi Arabia: speech

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Islamic State leader urges attacks in Saudi Arabia: speech

Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi called for attacks against the rulers of Saudi Arabia in a speech purported to be in his name on Thursday, saying his self-declared caliphate was expanding there and in four other Arab countries.

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Syrians have 'no escape' from war: report

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Syrians are increasingly unable to escape their country's war as tougher policies in potential host nations are preventing them from taking refuge in the region and beyond, a report said on Thursday.

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US war against IS steadily escalates, raising stakes

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US military action against Islamic State jihadists in Iraq and Syria began on a small scale three months ago but has

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US troops in Iraq's Anbar as anti-IS campaign expands

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US troops in Iraq's Anbar as anti-IS campaign expands

A team of US troops was on the ground in Iraq's Anbar province on Tuesday as Washington steps up efforts to help Iraqi forces battle the Islamic State jihadist group.

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Former US and Austrian soldiers join fight against Islamic State in Syria

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Former American and Austrian soldiers take up arms and join fighters in the battle against Islamic State militants in Syria.

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US-led coalition launches more airstrikes against Islamic State militants

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A massive blast rocks Kobani in northern Syria as a US-led coalition launches yet more airstrikes against Islamic State fighters.

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U.N. special envoy arrives in Damascus

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U.N. Special Envoy to Syria Staffan De Mistura arrives in Damascus.

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Obama to send 1,500 more troops to Iraq as campaign expands

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Obama to send 1,500 more troops to Iraq as campaign expands

President Barack Obama has approved sending up to 1,500 more troops to Iraq, roughly doubling the number of U.S. forces on the ground to advise and retrain Iraqis in their battle against the militant group Islamic State, U.S. officials said on Friday.

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ISIS chocolate business turns sour

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Belgian chocolate maker ISIS is changing its name to Libeert after suffering from association with the acronym derived from the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.

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Obama wants $3.2 billion more for US air war on IS: officials

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President Barack Obama will ask lawmakers on Friday for an additional US$3.2 billion to pay for the war against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria, including funds to train and arm Baghdad government forces, officials have said.

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Syrian government forces retake gas field from Islamic State: monitor

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Syrian government forces retake gas field from Islamic State: monitor

Syrian government forces and allied armed groups recaptured a gas field from Islamic State fighters on Thursday, a monitoring group said.

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