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2 October 2014 Last updated at 08:13 ET

UN accuses IS of 'gross abuses'

A "staggering array" of rights abuses has been committed in Iraq by Islamic State militants over a nine-week period, the UN says.


Turkish soldiers on Syria border (file pic 22 Sept)Turkey debates joining war on IS

The Turkish parliament is to vote on a motion to deploy the military in Iraq and Syria and allow foreign troops to use its territory.

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