More than 400 killed in Syrian city of Kobane

(AGI) Cairo, Oct 8 - More than 400 people have been killed inthe Syrian town of Kobane, in the fighting between IslamicState (IS) and Kurdish forces. According to Kurdish sourcescited by TV channel Al Arabiya, the Kurds put up fierceresistance in the city centre on Tuesday, forcing IS to retreateast. The Kurds were helped by U.S. and allied air strikes onIslamist positions. . .

(AGI) Cairo, Oct 8 - More than 400 people have been killed inthe Syrian town of Kobane, in the fighting between IslamicState (IS) and Kurdish forces. According to Kurdish sourcescited by TV channel Al Arabiya, the Kurds put up fierceresistance in the city centre on Tuesday, forcing IS to retreateast. The Kurds were helped by U.S. and allied air strikes onIslamist positions. . .