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Number of Syrian refugees fleeing to Turkey hits 100,000 mark as ISIS advances across northeast Syria 22.9.2014 Sify News
As the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) advances across north-eastern Syria, the number of Syrian refugees crossing into Turkey has reached 100,000, Turkey said.
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Number of Syrian refugees fleeing to Turkey post ISIS advance hits 100,000 mark 22.9.2014 DNA: Mumbai
As the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) advances across north-eastern Syria, the number of Syrian refugees crossing into Turkey has reached 100,000, Turkey said. The head of Turkey's disaster management agency, Fuat Oktay, said that the figure relates to refugees fleeing the Syrian town of Kobani where fighting is raging between the ISIS and Kurdish fighters since Thursday, reported News 24. A report had revealed earlier on Sunday that about 70,000 Syrians had crossed into Turkey in the past 24 hours and that the United Nations (U.N.) agency was preparing for the arrival of hundreds of thousands ...
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ISIS closes in on Syria border town 22.9.2014 Asian Age: International
Kurdish people clash with Turkish soldiers near the Syrian border after Turkish authorities temporarily closed the border. AFP The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) closed in on Syria’s third-largest Kurdish town on Sunday as tens of thousands fled in terror across the border into Turkey. The UN refugee agency said as many as 70,000 Syrian Kurds had poured into Turkey since guards cut barbed wire to open the border on Friday. Kurdish fighters in the area, backed by reinforcements from Turkey, are battling to hold off the jihadists’ advance on the strategic border town of Ain al-Arab, known as Kobane by the Kurds. Turkish security forces used tear gas and water cannon Sunday to disperse a Kurdish demonstration of support for fellow Kurds who fled a jihadist offensive across the border in Syria. Hundreds of young demonstrators fought back by hurling rocks and setting up barricades on the road leading to a nearby border crossing. “We’ve come to support our brothers in Syria under attack by Daesh ...
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Turkey opens doors for Syria refugees fleeing ISIS onslaught, earns UN praise 22.9.2014 Zee News : World
With the murderous onslaught of the Islamic State pushing the conflict close to Turkish border in Syria, the last couple of days have witnessed an unabated stream of refugees crossing into Turkey.
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Islamic State fighters close in on Syria border town as thousands flee 22.9.2014 FirstPost: World

Islamic State militants closed in on Syria's third-largest Kurdish town today as tens of thousands of people fled in terror across the border into Turkey.

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Syria refugee flood to Turkey hits 100,000 22.9.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Syria refugee flood to Turkey hits 100,000
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Syria refugee flood to Turkey hits 1,00,000 22.9.2014 Hindu: News
The 19-year-old Kurdish militant, who has been fighting the Islamic State group in Syria, has brought his family across the border into Turkey to safety. But in the tranquillity of a Turkish tea g...
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Syrian refugees fleeing from ISIS to Turkey hits 100,000 22.9.2014 Zee News : World
The 19-year-old Kurdish militant, who has been fighting the Islamic State group in Syria, has brought his family across the border into Turkey to safety. But in the tranquillity of a Turkish tea garden just miles from the frontier, Dalil Boras vowed to head back after nightfall to continue the fight.
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New Christmas Island administrator to be former Liberal MP Barry Haase 22.9.2014 The Guardian -- World Latest

Haase will replace Jon Stanhope as administrator of both Christmas Island and Cocos Islands from October

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Natural Instincts 22.9.2014 The New Indian Express - Education - http://newindianexpress.com/education/
Disaster management expert Kannan Pasupathiraj on his eco-friendly choices and being prepared for calamities.
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10 Things to Know for Monday 22.9.2014 Sify News
-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday:
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Two Nigerians to Be Deported Today 22.9.2014 The New Indian Express - Tamil Nadu - http://newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/
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ISIS closes in on Syria border town 22.9.2014 Asian Age: International
Kurdish people clash with Turkish soldiers near the Syrian border after Turkish authorities temporarily closed the border. AFP The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) closed in on Syria’s third-largest Kurdish town on Sunday as tens of thousands fled in terror across the border into Turkey. The UN refugee agency said as many as 70,000 Syrian Kurds had poured into Turkey since guards cut barbed wire to open the border on Friday. Kurdish fighters in the area, backed by reinforcements from Turkey, are battling to hold off the jihadists’ advance on the strategic border town of Ain al-Arab, known as Kobane by the Kurds. Turkish security forces used tear gas and water cannon Sunday to disperse a Kurdish demonstration of support for fellow Kurds who fled a jihadist offensive across the border in Syria. Hundreds of young demonstrators fought back by hurling rocks and setting up barricades on the road leading to a nearby border crossing. “We’ve come to support our brothers in Syria under attack by Daesh ...
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Climate cloud over Sunderbans tigers 22.9.2014 TOI: Calcutta Times
Climate cloud over Sunderbans tigers
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Islamic State closes in on Syrian town, refugees flood into Turkey 22.9.2014 FirstPost: World

SURUC Turkey/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Islamic State militants tightened their noose on a northern Syrian border town on Sunday as the United Nations said the number of Syrian Kurds fleeing into neighbouring Turkey may have topped 100,000 and was likely to go much higher.

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UN warns over Israeli plan to relocate West Bank Bedouin 22.9.2014 Zee News : World
The UN's Palestinian refugee agency on Sunday urged the international community to oppose Israeli plans to relocate thousands of Palestinian Bedouin from the central West Bank.
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Kurds flee into Turkey in their thousands to escape Isis offensive 22.9.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page
Call for aid and US air strikes as Isis extremists' advance on Kobani triggers unprecedented flood of refugees

More than 70,000 Kurds fled from northern Syria into Turkey at the weekend and tens of thousands more are trying to cross the border as the terror group Islamic State (Isis) intensified its assault on a crucial Kurdish safe haven near the border.

A rearguard of Kurdish fighters and civilians has remained in the town of Kobani, less than 10 miles from the border, in an effort to fight back Isis forces, which have stormed more than 50 nearby villages as they advance towards the third largest Kurdish hub in Syria.

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IS closes in on Syria border town as thousands flee - Hindustan Times 21.9.2014
IS closes in on Syria border town as thousands flee Hindustan Times Islamic State militants closed in on Syria's third-largest Kurdish town on Sunday as tens of thousands fled in terror across the border into Turkey. The UN refugee agency said as many as 70,000 Syrian Kurds had poured into Turkey since Friday, and ...
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Syrian refugee flight to Turkey one of the worst since war began: UN 21.9.2014 CNN-IBN: World
Turkey is facing one of the biggest influxes of refugees from neighbouring Syria since the war there began more than three years ago, the United Nations' refugee agency said on Sunday, as civilians continued to flee clashes between Islamic State (IS) militants and Kurdish forces.
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Syria refugee flood to Turkey hits 1,00,000 21.9.2014 CNN-IBN: World
The number of refugees seeking shelter in Turkey from the Islamic State group's advance across northeastern Syria has hit 100,000, Turkey said on Sunday as clashes broke out on the border between Turkish security guards and Kurds.
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