Missing Turkish soldier treated in IS-controlled Syria: report

A Turkish solider watches as smoke rises from the Syrian border town of Kobane, on June 27, 2015A Turkish soldier who went missing following cross-border fire from Syria has been treated at a Syrian hospital in an area controlled by Islamic State (IS) jihadists, a report said Saturday. One Turkish soldier died of his wounds and another was wounded following the incident in the border region of Kilis on Tuesday when shots were fired from an IS-held area in northern Syria. The Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) said in a statement on its website that contact had been lost with a third soldier following the clashes.

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