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Islamic State Militants Advance on Syria-Turkey Border

Islamist militants are advancing in northern Syria, aiming to take over a key Kurdish town that could strengthen the group's grip along the Turkish border. Islamic State fighters are nearing the city of Ain al-Arab, also known as Kobane, with reports the group was 10 to 15 kilometers away Sunday after overrunning other towns. The encroaching militants pushed 70,000 Kurdish refugees into Turkey since Friday. The Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), issued a calls to arms for Turkish...

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