Turkey’s army said it clashed with Islamic State over the border in Syria, leaving one soldier and 23 militants dead, as Ankara stepped up an operation to clear fighters from the war-torn zone.
Three other Turkish soldiers were wounded in the encounter near the Syrian village of Ziyara over the past 24 hours, part of Ankara’s “Euphrates Shield” offensive, the military added on Wednesday.
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish warplanes struck Islamic State group targets across the border in Syria on Friday, government officials said, a day after IS militants fired at a Turkish military outpost, killing a soldier.
Turkey launched airstrikes on Islamic State (IS) militants in neighboring Syria on Friday, following a border clash between the two sides that killed a Turkish soldier. Three F-16 jets took off from an airbase in southern Diyarbakir...
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- Suspected Islamic State militants fired at a Turkish military outpost from inside Syrian territory Thursday, killing a Turkish soldier and wounding two others, an official said. Suleyman Tapsiz, the governor f...
ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish soldiers killed four Islamic State fighters on Saturday after they came under fire from the militants along Turkey's Syria border, local media reported.