ISIS car bomb kills 5 Turkish soldiers near Syria's al-Bab

Five Turkish soldiers were killed and nine wounded on Friday in a car bomb attack by ISIS militants in the Suflaniyah area. (AFP)

Five Turkish soldiers were killed and nine wounded on Friday in a car bomb attack by ISIS militants in the Suflaniyah area near the northern Syrian town of al-Bab, the Turkish military said in a statement.

The Turkish army and Syrian rebels launched an operation in August to drive the extremists away from the border region and have besieged the ISIS-controlled town of al-Bab for weeks.

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Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:48 - GMT 06:48
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