Kurdish Forces Call for Further International Help
Iraqi Kurdish forces fighting ISIL fighters near Makhmour, a town recaptured from the militant group by the Kurds, say they need more weapons because ISIL have access to sophisticated weaponry from the Iraqi army. "We need anti-tank weapons," explained …
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Kurdish forces advance in key Syrian town
Beirut, Nov 11 (IANS/EFE) Kurdish forces Tuesday advanced in the southern and southeastern Syrian Kurdish enclave of Kobane, bordering Turkey, during ongoing clashes with the members of the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group, an official said.
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German mission assesses potential training of Kurdish forces in Iraq
For the past several weeks, Kurdish forces have been receiving additional support from a US-led coalition, which does not include Germany, that is carrying out airstrikes against IS targets in parts of Iraq and Syria. Many of the recent bomb raids have …
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Britain steps up military aid for Kurds waging war on jihadists
Mr Fallon made the announcement on a trip to Baghdad and Erbil, the capital of the Kurdish autonomous region, where he witnessed British troops complete their training of Kurdish Peshmerga forces in the use of the Browning 50 calibre machineguns.
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