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Kurdish suicide bomber attacks #ISIL in #Syria

A female Kurdish fighter has carried out a suicide attack in the besieged Syrian town of Kobane, killing an unknown number of fighters from the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), a monitoring group has said.

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#Hezbollah and Nusra clash on #Lebanon border

ArsalAt least 18 people, including 16 Sunni fighters, have been killed in clashes after they reportedly attacked posts of the Shia group Hezbollah in eastern Lebanon.

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World leaders condemn latest #ISIL beheading

Alan HenningWorld leaders have condemned the beheading of British hostage Alan Henning by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, after the fourth such video was released on the Internet.

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Children killed in Homs double blast

At least 41 children are among 45 people killed in twin bombings outside a primary school in the government-controlled city of Homs in central Syria, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.

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#ISIL pushes forward on besieged Syrian town

KobaneThe Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant is continuing to push its attempts to control a key Syrian border town despite resistance from local fighters and US-led air attacks.

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Video shows beheading of #ISIL hostage

Alan HenningA video has been released on the internet that purports to show an ISIL fighter beheading British hostage Alan Henning, the fourth such killing carried out by the armed group now being targeted by US-led air strikes.

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#Iraq army claims fresh gains against #ISIL

Iraqi military forces backed by Shia volunteer fighters have recaptured 30 villages from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group east of Baghdad, the ministry of defence has said.

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#ISIL closes in on besieged Syrian town

KobaneFighters from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) are closing in on a key Kurdish town in Syria, as neighbouring Turkey vowed to do its utmost to stop the strategic prize falling to the armed group.

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#GCC demands return of #Yemen state authority

Gulf Arab states have demanded the restoration of government authority in Yemen, issuing a thinly veiled criticism of rebels with ties to Iran who have taken control of the capital, Sanaa.

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UN: vaccine mistake killed Syrian children

The UN has admitted 15 Syrian children died after an NGO partner mistakenly gave them the wrong drug during a measles vaccination programme.

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