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Iraqi Pershmerga arrive in Kobani to fight ISIL

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Iraqi Kurdish forces have finally crossed into Syria from Turkey to help Syrian Kurds defend Kobani, the border town beseiged by ISIL. The peshmerga (those who defy death) were prevented from entering for two days as they - and their armoured vehicles and artillery - were seen as an easy target for the militants. Their presence marks the first time Ankara has allowed ground troops to reinforce Syrian Kurds. Speaking in Paris, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called for the international… READ MORE : http://www.euronews.com/2014/10/31/iraqi-pershmerga-arrive-in-kobani-to-fight-isil What are the top stories today? Click to watch: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSyY1udCyYqBeDOz400FlseNGNqReKkFd euronews: the most watched news channel in Europe Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=euronews euronews is available in 14 languages: https://www.youtube.com/user/euronewsnetwork/channels In English: Website: http://www.euronews.com/news Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/euronews Twitter: http://twitter.com/euronews Google+: http://google.com/+euronews VKontakte: http://vk.com/en.euronews