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Islamic State crisis: Kurds in Kobane await further airdrops

Kurdish fighters in Kobane are awaiting after US planes dropped weapons and supplies.

The town has been under assault from IS for several weeks, with most civilians forced to leave.

The BBC's Kasra Naji says that Kurdish fighters are pleased with Monday's drops, but are expecting more in the next few days.

  • 21 Oct 2014
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