Islamic State claims bombing that killed nearly 50 people in Syria's Kurdish region
The attack, which consisted of a motorcycle and truck bombing, took place in the Kurdish city of Qamishli near the Turkish border early Wednesday morning.
Syrian rebels kill 7 in shelling of Kurdish neighborhood in Aleppo
Rebels have said in the past that their attacks on the Kurdish-held Sheikh Massoud neighborhood were in response to attempts by Kurdish militiamen to cut the only road into rebel-held Aleppo.
US-Backed Syrian Rebels Break Islamic State Siege of Town Near Turkish Border
Islamic State fighters withdrew from frontlines with Syrian rebel forces north of Aleppo on Wednesday as the rebels mounted a counter attack against the jihadist group.