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Jihadists scatter as US-led air strikes target camp near the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobane
Armed services were unequipped to fight in both Iraq and Afghanistan, creating a 'perfect storm'
Pentagon investigating whether weapons intended for Kurds accidentally ended up with Islamic State
Bombing runs on IS targets are dismissed as ‘shock and yawn’: we need those living under IS to rebel
Extent of Turkey's commitment to the fight will 'hang in the background' at session in Washington
MPs are likely to back a motion calling on the UK government to recognise the Palestinian state
Women are not allowed to go to football matches in the Muslim nation in case they 'promote sinful behaviour'
Kobane experiences most intense street battles so far, but US says its job is not to save Syrian towns
Violent protests break out as Turkey hesitates over fight against jihadists in border town of Kobane
All-female militia is protecting the Kurdish population from militants – as well as challenging gender roles
A Ukrainian soldier stands guard at a military checkpoint in the eastern Donetsk region. Parliamentary elections on Sunday follow seven months of civil strife between the central government and rebels backed by Russia.
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