Middle East

Kurds, Islamists clash in north Syria, at least 12 jihadists killed

Kurdish fighters are pictured from the Turkish town Ceylanpinar as they stand near a rocket launcher on August 2, 2013 during clashes between the Syrian jihadist group Al-Nusra Front and the Syrian Democratic Union Party (PYD) in the border Syrian town of Ras al-Ain. AFP PHOTO / STRINGER

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on August 03, 2013, on page 1.




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