Kobane seen from Turkish border
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Battle for Kobane: City 'seems quieter' after air strike

The besieged town of Kobane in Syria "seems quieter" this morning but a coalition air strike was heard overnight, according to a BBC correspondent.

Islamic State (IS) militants took control of three districts of the town on Monday after street-to-street fighting with Syrian Kurd defenders.

Speaking to BBC World, Paul Adams explained why Turkey had, so far, appeared reluctant to get involved.

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