Syrian Christian Militia Leader Draws Tactics From Kobani

February 26, 2015 8:10 PM

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Kurdish forces and Assyrian Christian militias in northeast Syria are battling Islamic State fighters making a land-grab between its controlled territories.

Syriac Military Council leader Kino Gabriel shared updates with VOA from the city of Qamishli, where he is coordinating joint efforts to reclaim villages and free more than 100 abducted residents after Islamic State militants overran towns along the Khabour river earlier this week.

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