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Syrian Official: Town Headed for 'Large-scale Massacre' If IS succeeds

The defense chief for the besieged northern Syrian town of Kobani said a "large-scale massacre" by Islamic State militants is imminent without international aid. Ismet Sheikh Khan told VOA's Kurdish news service that Kurdish fighters defending the area feel abandoned by U.S.-led coalition forces, despite nearby airstrikes in recent days. "It is only a matter of time before the (Islamic State group) enters the city and commits a large-scale massacre against the...

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