Middle East

    Syrian Kurds Defeat Islamists, Declare Autonomyi
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    Henry Ridgwell
    November 15, 2013 3:26 AM
    The most powerful Kurdish faction in Syria has declared self-rule over the territory it controls in the north-east of the country. The announcement further complicates the civil war in Syria, and presents a complex problem for neighboring nations. Henry Ridgwell reports for VOA.

    Syrian Kurds Defeat Islamists, Declare Autonomy

    Henry Ridgwell

    Published November 14, 2013

    The most powerful Kurdish faction in Syria has declared self-rule over the territory it controls in the north-east of the country. The announcement further complicates the civil war in Syria, and presents a complex problem for neighboring nations. Henry Ridgwell reports for VOA.


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