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Iraq’s Sunni Kurdistan To Deploy Sunni Peshmerga To Kobani, Syria.

Lawmakers in Iraq’s Kurdistan region on Wednesday voted in favour of sending forces to the besieged Syrian town of Kobani via Turkey, MPs said. Kurdistan’s President Masoud Barzani sent a letter to parliament late on Tuesday seeking approval to deploy the region’s peshmerga forces abroad, to fight alongside Syrian [Sunni] Kurds. “Today in parliament we…

Sunni Kurd Militia In Kobani, Syria Wipe Out U.S. Israeli Proxy Army ISIS

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Sunni Kurdish units had retaken several neighborhoods in Kobani, cutting the Brotherhood’s ISIS’ control from 50 percent of the town to about 30 percent. The Sunni Kurdish fighters have now held out against the hardened Islamists for a month into the militants’ offensive, hanging on to their territory…