Turkish shelling, coalition air strike kills 45 IS militants in Syria-Anadolu

by Reuters
Saturday, 14 May 2016 08:59 GMT

ISTANBUL, May 14 (Reuters) - The Turkish military and U.S.-led coalition forces killed 45 Islamic State militants in shelling and an air strike north of the Syrian city of Aleppo, state-run Anadolu Agency reported on Saturday.

The Turkish border town of Kilis, which lies just across the frontier from Islamic State-controlled territory in Syria, has been regularly struck by rockets in recent weeks. (Reporting by Seda Sezer; Editing by Janet Lawrence)

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