U.S. coalition air strikes hit Islamic State forces in Kobani, Syria, in October.
U.S. coalition air strikes hit Islamic State forces in Kobani, Syria, in October. Photograph: Levend Ali/AP
U.S. coalition air strikes hit Islamic State forces in Kobani, Syria, in October. Photograph: Levend Ali/AP

Islamic State weakened by stronger coalition forces

January 04, 2015 12:00 AM