Kurds march for Kobani as Peshmerga arrive

November 1, 2014 8:44 PM

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Tens of thousands of Kurds have rallied in cities across Turkey in solidarity with the Syrian city of Kobani, as US airstrikes continued and "Peshmerga" fighters from neighboring Iraq arrived for the first time.

In Diyarbakir, in the heart of the Kurdish region in southeast Turkey, protesters marched peacefully, chanting: "Long live the struggle for Kobani."

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