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Australian nationals on a high among Islamic State recruits

A London-based study reports that between 100 and 250 Australians have joined the Islamic State,much larger than the US.

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Syrian insurgency killing civilians, violating laws of war: Human Rights Watch Report

Human Rights Watch report documents the indiscriminate killing of civilians by insurgents in Syria, violating the laws of the war.

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Syrian helicopter crashes in rebel-held area; Govt airmen captured by militants

Syrian insurgents captured several government airmen after their helicopter crashed in a rebel-held area.

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Death toll rises to 49 in bombing attack on Syrian Kurds

The Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) control Hasakeh city, but IS militants have launched attacks on towns nearby.

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Syrian military launches poisonous gas attack, leaves children among others choked to death

Syrian activists and the opposition accused the government of a chlorine gas attack on a rebel-held town, killing 6 people.

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Syria claims to have shot US drone; reports remain unconfirmed

US Predator drone went down in Syria, but it’s not clear whether it was shot down despite such claims from Syria.

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UK teens detained for attempting to join the Islamic State in Syria

After letting 3 British girls slip into Syria to join Islamic State, authorities prevent 3 more UK teens from doing the same.

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Satellite images reveal deterioration of Syria since civil war broke out

‘The night images are very unbelievable. The Syrian people need help.’

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Islamic State militants launch attack on Kurdish border

Islamic State militants have launched an attack against a predominantly Kurdish town on the Turkish frontier, say officials.

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IS attacks Christian villages in northeastern Syria

The Assyrians are an indigenous Christian people who trace their roots back to ancient Mesopotamia.

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Activists: 19 of 220 captive Syrian Christian released

The Islamic State group released at least 19 Christians from the 220 people the militants took captive recently.

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Activists: Outreach made to IS over Christian captives

The fate of those kidnapped, almost all of them Assyrian Christians, remains unclear.

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Syria expels 2 key United Nations humanitarian staffers

The expulsions will have a significant impact on the entire humanitarian operation for Syria, Amos wrote.

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Number of Christians kidnapped by Islamic State militants rises to 220

IS began abducting the Assyrians on Monday, when militants attacked a cluster of villages along the Khabur River.

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Islamic State attacked by Syrian Kurds in the Northeast

Syrian Kurdish forces advanced against Islamic State fighters in two separate attacks in northeastern Syria near the Iraqi border.