Turkish jets destroys 17 IS targets in northern Syria
Ankara, Nov 21 (IANS) Turkish jets on Sunday night destroyed some 17 Islamic State (IS) targets near Al-Bab in northern Syria under the Euphrates Shield operation.
Turkish Air Force hit at least two IS-occupied buildings in Al-Bab region with 16 bombs and 17 IS targets were destroyed by the attack, Xinhua quoted Anadolu Agency as saying.
Meanwhile, two Turkish soldiers were wounded in a IS attack in northern Syria on the same day.
The soldiers were wounded when IS bombed an area near the city of Al-Bab, north of Aleppo, where Turkish troops are located.
The wounded were taken to a hospital in Turkey’s border province of Gaziantep, according to hospital sources.
On Saturday, one Turkish soldier was killed in a similar IS attack to Turkish troops.