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Kurds Bury Kobani Dead in Makeshift Graves Over Border

They died after fighting to defend Kobani. But such is the control Islamic State group has around the Syrian Kurdish border town, their families have no idea when they might be able to get back to give them a proper burial there. Instead, the Kurdish fighters have been laid to rest in hastily dug graves in Turkey, some 10 km over the border from the town they fought to save from the jihadists closing in. Nine Kurdish fighters from the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) were...

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