New: Significant increase in Kobane airstrikes

  • The latest press release from U.S Central Command suggests a signficant increase in the amount of U.S-led airstrikes on ISIS militants in and around Kobane.
  • Centcom says there were 21 airstrikes near Kobane in last 24 hours.
  • Claims strikes destroyed a host of ISIS targets, including two 'staging locations' and a building.
  • Centcom says indications are that strikes have slowed ISIS advance on the Kurdish town.