Turkish military strikes Islamic State, PKK targets

July 10, 2016 8:50 AM

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ISTANBUL – The Turkish military says that jets and artillery struck 10 Islamic State targets as they were preparing to fire on Turkey.

The Turkish General Staff said that U.S.-led coalition jets and Turkish howitzers hit IS rocket and mortar batteries stationed in north Syria's Dabik region late Saturday night. Eight IS militants were reportedly killed in the operation as well.

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