Iraqi Kurdish leader says prepared to send more forces to Kobani if asked

By REUTERS
October 30, 2014 12:39

 
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Iraqi Kurdistan is prepared to deploy more forces to the Syrian border town of Kobani if asked, the region's President Masoud Barzani said in a statement on Thursday.

The first 10 Iraqi Kurdish peshmerga fighters entered Kobani through the border crossing with Turkey on Thursday, according to the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.

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