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Villagers Near Kobani Live in Constant Fear of IS Shelling

Near Kobani, the Islamic State group controls a number of villages west of the Euphrates River. From there, the group has been firing heavy weapons into the villages on the eastern side of the river — a daily barrage that terrorizes residents. In one village on the western side of Kobani district, which has a mixed population of Arabs and Kurds, residents say they live in constant fear of rocket fire. Security official Esmat Sehin, describing what people in this and nearby villages go...

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