US-led air strikes pose problem for Assad's moderate foes

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US-led air strikes pose problem for Assad's moderate foes

U.S.-led air strikes against al Qaeda-inspired militants in Syria pose a problem for moderate rebel opponents of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

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U.S., Kurds strike at Islamic State in Syria

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U.S. warplanes attacked Islamic State targets in Syria overnight, in raids that a group monitoring the war said killed civilians as well as jihadist fighters.

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Syrian war rages on multiple fronts as Turkish tanks reinforce border

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Turkish tanks and armored vehicles have taken up positions overlooking the besieged Syrian border town of Kobani, as fighting across Syria intensifies.

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Obama says underestimated Islamic State; Qaeda says West will be attacked

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Obama says underestimated Islamic State; Qaeda says West will be attacked

The head of Syria's al Qaeda branch said militants will attack the West in retaliation for U.S.-led air strikes in Syria and Iraq, and President Barack Obama acknowledged U.S. intelligence had underestimated the rise of Islamic State fighters.

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U.S-led raids hit grain silos in Syria, kill workers: monitor

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U.S-led raids hit grain silos in Syria, kill workers: monitor

U.S.-led air strikes hit grain silos and other targets in Islamic State-controlled territory in northern and eastern Syria overnight, killing civilians and wounding militants, a group monitoring the war said on Monday.

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Obama: U.S. intelligence underestimated militants in Syria -CBS

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Obama: U.S. intelligence underestimated militants in Syria -CBS

WASHINGTON, Sept 28 - U.S. intelligence agencies underestimated Islamic State activity inside Syria, which has become "ground zero" for jihadists worldwide, President Barack Obama said in a CBS television interview broadcast on Sunday.

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Asians chase apocalypse in Syria, to tick like time bombs back home

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Asians chase apocalypse in Syria, to tick like time bombs back home

Ahmad Salman Abdul Rahim chose to leave his job at a Malaysian construction company to fight alongside jihadists in Syria for a reason he says is 1,400 years old: The Prophet Muhammad demands it.

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Air strikes said to hit Islamic State oil refineries in Syria

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Air raids believed to have been carried out by U.S.-led forces hit three makeshift oil refineries in northern Syria on Sunday as part of a campaign against Islamic State, a human rights group said.

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Khorasan leader killed by U.S. strike in Syria: SITE quoting jihadist

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A Twitter account run by an Qaeda member said the leader of the al Qaeda-linked Khorasan group was killed in a U.S. air strike in Syria, SITE monitoring service said on Sunday, following several days of uncertainty over whether he survived the raid.

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US-led strikes hit IS oil targets as coalition grows

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US-led strikes hit IS oil targets as coalition grows

Britain, Belgium and Denmark approved plans to join the US-led air armada against Islamic State militants in Iraq, while air strikes in Syria continued for a fifth day, destroying the militants' oil business.

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Cyprus cruise ship rescued migrants 'refuse to disembark'

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Cyprus cruise ship rescued migrants 'refuse to disembark'

Almost 300 people, thought to be Syrian refugees, are refusing to disembark from a cruise ship that rescued them off the coast of Cyprus, officials say.

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Pentagon says Syrian refinery airstrikes believed to be successful

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Pentagon spokesman John Kirby says airstrikes launched by the United States and allies on oil refineries in Syria, are believed to have been successful and that the more such operations against Islamic State targets are expected.

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Syrian army extends grip in town northeast of Damascus

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Syrian government forces overrun rebels in Adra al-Omalia, strengthening President Bashar al-Assad's grip on territory around the capital.

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French, U.S. planes strike Islamic State, Britain to join coalition

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French fighter jets struck Islamic State targets in Iraq on Thursday, and the United States hit them in Syria, as a U.S.-led coalition to fight the militants gained momentum with an announcement that Britain would join.

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Allies hit IS oil targets in Syria to choke 'network of death'

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Allies hit IS oil targets in Syria to choke 'network of death'

American, Saudi and Emirati warplanes hit oil installations in eastern Syria controlled by Islamic State militants, broadening the campaign they launched this week beyond military targets to economic assets.

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