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Kobane: Assessing the devastation

<b>More than 3,200 buildings have been destroyed or damaged during four months of fighting for the Syrian border town of Kobane, according to an analysis of satellite imagery by the UN.</b><p>Kurdish militia fighters took back control of the town from the jihadist group Islamic State (IS) on 26 January. …

22 Marines exposed to fire retardant in California accident

Ukraine crisis: Shelling follows Minsk peace summit<p><b>Intense fighting has been reported in eastern Ukraine, a day after a peace deal was reached in Minsk.</b><p>The fiercest battles were over control of the …


U.N. Moves to Choke Off Islamic State’s Cash

Security Council Tries to Block Revenue the Militants Derive From Smuggling Oil, Antiquities and Ransoms From Kidnapping<p>The United Nations Security Council tightened sanctions on Islamic State militants in an effort to block the revenue they derive from smuggling oil, antiquities and ransoms from …

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