Turkey strikes IS positions in Syria: report

Turkey's army has launched artillery strikes, similart to these pictured on February 16, 2016, on positions of the Islamic State (IS) group in SyriaTurkey’s army has launched artillery strikes on positions of the Islamic State (IS) group in Syria after the jihadists recaptured an area near the Turkish border, local media reported Monday. Meanwhile, more than one rocket fired from the Syrian side of the border hit the centre of a Turkish town, a Turkish government official told AFP. The official did not say who fired the rockets which slammed into the centre of Kilis — the main town in the province of the same name — near the Syrian border and left more than four people wounded.

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