One Turkish soldier was killed and three slightly wounded in a clash with Islamic State fighters in Syria in which 18 militants were ‘neutralised’, the Turkish military said in a statement on Wednesday.
Separately, US-led coalition warplanes launched nine air strikes on Islamic State targets in northern Syria, ‘neutralising’ five militants, the statement said in a daily round up on a Turkish-backed military operation in Syria launched in August.
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