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Turkey: 2 killed in alleged IS rocket attack near Syrian border01:24

Turkey: 2 killed in alleged IS rocket attack near Syrian border

Turkey, Kilis
March 8, 2016 at 21:10 GMT +00:00 · Published

Two people, including a four-year-old child, were killed after eight Katyusha rockets reportedly fired from territory controlled by the so-called Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) in Syria struck the Turkish border town of Kilis on Tuesday.

Schools in the town were closed following the incident and emergency services were dispatched to the scene.

In January an IS suicide attack in Istanbul killed 11 tourists, while later in the same month another Turkish town near the border with Syria was also struck by ISIS rocket fire.

Turkey: 2 killed in alleged IS rocket attack near Syrian border01:24
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Two people, including a four-year-old child, were killed after eight Katyusha rockets reportedly fired from territory controlled by the so-called Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) in Syria struck the Turkish border town of Kilis on Tuesday.

Schools in the town were closed following the incident and emergency services were dispatched to the scene.

In January an IS suicide attack in Istanbul killed 11 tourists, while later in the same month another Turkish town near the border with Syria was also struck by ISIS rocket fire.

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