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The New Statesman
How can growth reduce inequality?It is one year since the lifting of the Siege of Kobanî. Many of us can recall
How can growth reduce inequality?
The New Statesman / Posted 40 minutes ago
It is one year since the lifting of the Siege of Kobanî. Many of us can recall harrowing images of the black flags of Isis flying threateningly from the surrounding hills, of car bombs being driven into the city’s defences, and of heroic citizens... Read more
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The New Statesman
In the chaos of the Middle East, the world must stand behind the KurdsIt is one year since the lifting of the Siege of Kobanî. Many of us can recall
In the chaos of the Middle East, the world must stand behind the Kurds
The New Statesman / Posted 40 minutes ago
It is one year since the lifting of the Siege of Kobanî. Many of us can recall harrowing images of the black flags of Isis flying threateningly from the surrounding hills, of car bombs being driven into the city’s defences, and of heroic citizens... Read more
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asianage
Canadian who says he fought ISIS detained in Australia(Representational Photo: Pixabay) Australian Border Force and Immigration Depa
Canadian who says he fought ISIS detained in Australia
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
(Representational Photo: Pixabay) Australian Border Force and Immigration Department officials did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Sydney: A Canadian who said he fought alongside Kurdish forces against Islamic State in Syria has... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Canadian who says he fought Islamic State detained in AustraliaSYDNEY: A Canadian who said he fought alongside Kurdish forces against Islamic
Canadian who says he fought Islamic State detained in Australia
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
SYDNEY: A Canadian who said he fought alongside Kurdish forces against Islamic State in Syria has been detained while trying to enter Australia and told he will be deported, his father said on Wednesday. Richard Somerville said his son Robert, a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Canadian who says he fought Islamic State detained in AustraliaSYDNEY: A Canadian who said he fought alongside Kurdish forces against Islamic
Canadian who says he fought Islamic State detained in Australia
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
SYDNEY: A Canadian who said he fought alongside Kurdish forces against Islamic State in Syria has been detained while trying to enter Australia and told he will be deported, his father said on Wednesday. Richard Somerville said his son Robert, a... Read more
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International Business Times
Refik Tekin: Turkish Cameraman shot in the leg by security forces faces terror charges Refik Tekin, a Turkish cameraman who was shot by security forces while covering
Refik Tekin: Turkish Cameraman shot in the leg by security forces faces terror charges
International Business Times / Posted 15 days ago
Refik Tekin, a Turkish cameraman who was shot by security forces while covering clashes involving Kurdish militants in Cizre, Southeastern Anatolia, is to be arrested on terror charges when he is released from hospital. Tekin, who works for IMC TV,... Read more
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The Oklahoman
High of 48 degrees Tuesday in central Oklahoma with sunny skies, light winds AP News in Brief at 6:04 a.m. EST Russia urges for including Kurds in Syria
High of 48 degrees Tuesday in central Oklahoma with sunny skies, light winds
The Oklahoman / Posted 16 days ago
AP News in Brief at 6:04 a.m. EST Russia urges for including Kurds in Syria talks Sri Lankan authorities begin destroying seized ivory Minister: Poland will veto forced... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Russia urges for including Kurds in Syria talks Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov speaks during his annual news conferen
Russia urges for including Kurds in Syria talks
Manila Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov speaks during his annual news conference in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev) MOSCOW — Russia on Tuesday argued strongly against... Read more
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Business Insider
The US is considering a new plan for Syria — and the Kurds 'will not be happy about it'The Pentagon is weighing a new request from Turkey to train and equip Arab rebe
The US is considering a new plan for Syria — and the Kurds 'will not be happy about it'
Business Insider / Posted 27 days ago
The Pentagon is weighing a new request from Turkey to train and equip Arab rebels battling government forces in northern Syria, The Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday. The request, which reportedly came just one week before an ISIS-linked... Read more
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