ISIL kills Iraqi border guards near Syria

December 1, 2014 11:16 PM

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Attack in western Anbar province leaves at least 16 servicemen dead and four more wounded, officials say.

At least 16 Iraqi border guards have been killed in a dawn assault by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group on their post near the Syrian frontier, provincial and security officials have said.

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