Middle East

Kurds advance, U.K. joins fray in Syria

Kurdish peshmergas carry a man, wounded during clashes between units belong to Kurdish peshmerga forces and Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant as peshmerga forces carry out a operation on ISIL-controlled Vhid and Said villages of Daquq town of Kirkuk, Iraq on September 30, 2014. (Ali Mukarrem Garip - Anadolu Agency)

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on October 01, 2014, on page 1.




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