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Kurdish Peshmerga fighters allowed to cross through Turkey on their way to combat ISIS in Kobani

MURSITPINAR, Turkey – A small group of Syrian rebels entered the embattled border town of Kobani from Turkey on Wednesday on a mission to help Kurdish fighters battling Islamic State extremists in Syria, activists and Kurdish officials said. 501 more words

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Syrian rebels enter Kobani to help in fight against ISIS militants

MURSITPINAR, Turkey – A small group of Syrian rebels entered the embattled border town of Kobani from Turkey on Wednesday on a mission to help Kurdish fighters battling Islamic State extremists in Syria, activists and Kurdish officials said. 502 more words

World

U.S. Expects To Arm, Train Syrian Rebels To Defeat Islamic State, Then Seek A Political Solution With Assad

BEIRUT Mon Oct 27, 2014 6:21am EDT

Rebel fighters carry their weapons as they move towards their positions at the frontline against forces of Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad in the Handarat area, north of Aleppo October 20, 2014. 536 more words

TOW Missile Attacks on the Daraa Highway - Live VIDEO

A new battle has erupted in the eastern countryside of Daraa, titled by opposition militants as the battle ‘of determined peoples.’ Here is footage of multiple “BGM-71 TOW” ATGMs fired upon Syrian Army vehicles (and probably civilians as well). 17 more words

Richard Guerard

Fear of showing weakness is itself a weakness

Why is President Obama arming proxy armies in Syria to fight against the Islamic State (ISIS) and the Assad government, despite warnings from his advisers that such policies have not worked in the past? 620 more words

War And Peace

The Syrian rebels won't be part of a 21-nation meeting about ISIS

President Obama made it clear when he laid out his Islamic State (ISIS) strategy that arming and training the Syrian rebels would be a key to success. 480 more words

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