October 7, 2014
The ground attacks in Kobani's streets are centered on the southern section of the city, and are regarded as less intense than Monday's effort to repel IS militants.
The development is likely to stoke fears that Libya’s ongoing fragmentation will make it a safe haven for militant groups.
Iran's intelligence ministry said it had seized explosives in a plot to attack one of its holy cities.
About 100 Kurds occupied part of the Dutch parliament building in protest over IS attacks. The protesters left peacefully after talking with lawmakers and police.
A car bomb has killed at least 17 people and injured 13 others in Iraq's Saladin Province.
Turkey's main Kurdish party has urged all Kurds to hold protest rallies across the country against IS militants and their attacks on Kobani.
Small-scale protests by Morsi supporters took place in Cairo and Alexandria.
IS militants have entered the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobani after weeks of intense fighting.
Saudi ArabianHealth Minister Adel Fakeih on Monday declared this year's Haj epidemic-free.
October 6, 2014
Two people died in an explosion in a nuclear facility near Tehran on Sunday.
On Sunday, a Kurdish female suicide bomber was believed to have blown herself up among a gathering of Islamic State fighters in Kobane.
Islamic State militants intensified attacks across the Syrian border city of Kobani, forcing some 160,000 Kurds to flee into neighboring Turkey.
The signatories demanded an end to the siege of Gaza and to the occupation of territories taken in the 1967 Six Day War and a dismantle of the settlements and walls.
Five fighters from the resistance group Hezbollah were killed following intense clashes with Nusra Front militants along Lebanon's eastern border.
Photojournalist Yeganeh Salehi was released on bail while her husband remains in prison.