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Kate Woodsome

Kate has been covering international news for more than a decade, living and working in Cuba, Nicaragua, Cambodia and Hong Kong. Before joining VOA, she wrote and edited for Jakarta-based Asia Calling, American Public Media's Marketplace, JP Morgan Chase, the World Bank and others. She's now tracking U.S. immigration and the human condition from VOA's Washington headquarters but is always hungry to return to the field. Follow her on twitter @kwoodsome.
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Kurdish Fighters Celebrate Kobani Victory

Kurds Celebrate Kobani Victory

Kurdish fighters, backed by US airstrikes, pushed back Islamic State fighters from the Syrian border town Kobani. This exclusive video shows the destruction of the city, celebrations of the fighters, plus continued firing on IS targets on the outskirts of the town. More