PARIS (AP) — A French paratrooper has died in combat while fighting extremists in the Mideast as part of the U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State group, in what appears to be the first.. Seattle Times
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Syria’s foreign minister told world leaders Saturday that his country is “marching steadily” toward the goal of rooting out terrorism — and “victory is now within.. WorldNews Also reported by •Seattle Times
Around 20,000 protesters took to the streets of Dusseldorf on Saturday to call for stronger action to protect the Syrian border town of Kobani against the advancing Islamic State.
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Some fifty Kurdish protesters stormed the European Parliament building in Brussels, Tuesday, demanding more support for Syrian Kurds facing self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS) militants.. Source: RT News Channel -
Islamic State militants were trying to recapture the field by carrying out counter-attacks.
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AMMAN (Reuters) - U.S.-backed forces on Saturday seized a major natural gas field in Syria's Deir al-Zor province from Islamic State militants after days of fighting close to the eastern bank of the.. Reuters Also reported by •Reuters India •Zee News