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                    [Title] => US commander: More US, coalition forces likely to fight IS
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There is a "good potential" that more US and coalition forces will be needed to fight the Islamic State group, the top commander of military operations in Iraq and Syria said yesterday.

[DatePublished] => 2016-02-01 17:00:44 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1468725 [AuthorName] => Lolita C. Baldor [SectionName] => World [SectionUrl] => world [URL] => ) [1] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1496652 [Title] => Drowned Syrian boys' aunt wants to bring family to Canada [Summary] =>

The aunt of a drowned Syrian boy whose death has sparked global outrage about the plight of refugees in Europe says she hopes to bring the rest of her family to Canada.

[DatePublished] => 2015-09-05 19:15:31 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => World [SectionUrl] => world [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/headlines/20150906/drowned-syrian.jpg ) [2] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1496300 [Title] => Drowned Syrian boys' aunt fights to bring family to Canada [Summary] =>

The aunt of a drowned Syrian boy whose death has sparked global outrage about the plight of refugees in Europe says she still hopes to bring the rest of her family to Canada.

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The United States and its partners continued their air raids on the Islamic State targets inside Syria and Iraq in the past two days, the coalition said on Saturday.

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The UN's World Food Program says it is "extremely concerned" about images circulating on social media showing Islamic State labels affixed to its food aid boxes in Syria.

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Kurdish fighters expanded their offensive yesterday after driving Islamic State militants from the Syrian border town of Kobani the previous day, to retake dozens of surrounding villages still held by the militants, activists and officials said.

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Islamic State group fighters attempting to retake a town in northern Iraq held by Kurdish peshmerga forces have killed at least 30 Kurds, an Iraqi military spokesman said yesterday.

[DatePublished] => 2015-01-12 06:23:36 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1747630 [AuthorName] => Sinan Salaheddin [SectionName] => World [SectionUrl] => world [URL] => ) [7] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1405839 [Title] => Kurdish fighters face resistance from IS in Iraq [Summary] =>

Kurdish fighters in Iraq pushed deeper yesterday into the town of Sinjar, held by the Islamic State group, but are facing stiff resistance from the Sunni militants who captured it in August.

[DatePublished] => 2014-12-23 04:06:12 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1242882 [AuthorName] => Dalton Bennett [SectionName] => World [SectionUrl] => world [URL] => ) [8] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1405143 [Title] => Kurds advance against IS group in Syria's Kobani [Summary] =>

Kurdish fighters advanced yesterday in the contested northern Syrian town of Kobani after heavy clashes with the Islamic State group, a Kurdish official and an activist group said.

[DatePublished] => 2014-12-21 04:11:02 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1163274 [AuthorName] => Bassem Mroue [SectionName] => World [SectionUrl] => world [URL] => ) [9] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1397888 [Title] => Coalition airstrikes pound IS stronghold in Syria [Summary] =>

US-led coalition warplanes carried out as many as 30 airstrikes overnight against Islamic State militants in and around the group's de facto capital in northeastern Syria, activists said yesterday.

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