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Activists: Kurdish Fighters Reclaim Syrian Town from IS

Syrian activists say Kurdish fighters in northeastern Syria have reclaimed the town of Qassiab after clashes with the Islamic State group that left at least 30 militants dead. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Thursday that the militants had seized the area earlier this week in Hasakah province near the Turkish border. Kurdish fighters have been battling the Islamic State group in several border towns as they try to push back against the militant surge that...

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