Tank column crosses from Russia into Ukraine: Kiev military

FILE: Pro-Russian separatists stand in formation in front of a Soviet World War Two T-34 tank, as they take an oath of loyalty to the separatist Interior ministry in Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, October 25, 2014. (REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev)

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Turkish tanks deployed to Syria border as Islamic State advances

Turkish army tanks take up positions near the Syrian border on September 29, 2014. (photo credit: AFP/BULENT KILIC)

Turkish army tanks take up positions near the Syrian border on September 29, 2014.                                     (photo credit: AFP/BULENT KILIC)

Jihadi forces reported to be within five kilometers of key border town, Turkish troops return fire

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