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The Kurdish front in Iraq

A Kurdish Peshmerga fighter launches mortar shells towards Zummar, controlled by Islamic State, near Mosul, Iraq.

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Syrian refugees mass at the Turkish border

Syrian refugees mass at the Turkish border while they flee intense fighting in northern Syria between Kurdish fighters and Islamic State militants in Akcakale, southeastern Turkey. 24 more words

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Syrian refugees walk to cross into Turkey

Syrian refugees walk to cross into Turkey at Akcakale border gate in Sanliurfa province, Turkey. Turkish authorities reopened the border after a few days of closure, a security source said, adding that they expected as many as 10,000 people to come across.

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Syrian refugees cross into Turkey

A Syrian child is lifted over border fence into Turkey.

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A Syrian child fleeing the war

A Syrian child fleeing the war is lifted over border fences to enter Turkish territory illegally, near the Turkish border crossing at Akcakale in Sanliurfa province. 26 more words

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Turkish military use water cannon to stop Syrian refugees

Turkish military use water cannon to stop Syrian refugees as they wait behind the border fences to cross into Turkey, near Akcakale in Sanliurfa province, Turkey.

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